4 doctors weighed in:

Can baking soda cause kidney stones?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Pritsiolas
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

If you eat enough baking soda so that your urine becomes too alkaline (i.
e., high urine ph), you increase the risk of calcium phosphate kidney stones (although you decrease the risk of uric acid kidney stones).

In brief: Yes

If you eat enough baking soda so that your urine becomes too alkaline (i.
e., high urine ph), you increase the risk of calcium phosphate kidney stones (although you decrease the risk of uric acid kidney stones).
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
25 years in practice
179K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available