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I have IgA nephropathy, can I consume soy based proteins?

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Dr. Nirupama Vemuri
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
6 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Iga nephropathy is a immune mediated glimerulopathy.
Fish oil is recommneded. Depending on kidney function you might need meds such as acei. You can take soy protein.

In brief: Yes

Iga nephropathy is a immune mediated glimerulopathy.
Fish oil is recommneded. Depending on kidney function you might need meds such as acei. You can take soy protein.
Dr. Nirupama Vemuri
Dr. Nirupama Vemuri
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Simple answer is yes.

In brief: Yes

Simple answer is yes.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
Internal Medicine

In brief: Soy and IgAN

Yes! Soy is wonderful as source of protein.
Safe for kidney as long as your overall kidney function is at least 50% of normal. i.e. serum creatinine less than 1.2.

In brief: Soy and IgAN

Yes! Soy is wonderful as source of protein.
Safe for kidney as long as your overall kidney function is at least 50% of normal. i.e. serum creatinine less than 1.2.
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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