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Diet modifications for kidney stones. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Kidney Conditions
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   hi
User :   i am sorry
Doctor :   ok
User :   plz inroduce yrself and the speciality you belong
Doctor :   i am a general practitioner
User :   ok
Doctor :   i am Dr.
User :   Good morning
User :   i have recently done USG
Doctor :   ok
User :   since i was feeling some pain in near the kidneys
Doctor :   ok
User :   and USG revealed that i have 4 stones two in right and two in left measuring 3-4mm
Doctor :   ok
User :   and i have also prostate 20GRMAS
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   20 gms?
User :   now let me know frm u wht precautions i need to obey and what food stuffs i need to avoid on a large scale
User :   yes 20 grms
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   also there is a general opinion among the peopel that drink a lot of water
User :   no i dont have any other problem
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   its true that you need to take lots of watre
User :   how much
Doctor :   2L per day
Doctor :   would be good
Doctor :   it usually depends on the individual
Doctor :   i would advise 6-7 glasses of watre
User :   k
Doctor :   also you should avoid tomatoes
Doctor :   and citrus fruits
Doctor :   as they are saic to be stone forming
Doctor :   i also suggest a product called]
Doctor :   CRANBERRY
Doctor :   2 tabs daily
Doctor :   tabs to be taken after food
User :   wht it is
Doctor :   its a natural product
User :   ok
Doctor :   that helps in reducing kidney stones
User :   plz brief me abt the food stufs i need to aovid
Doctor :   good for kidney and bladder
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can take everything except for tomatoes and citrus fruits
Doctor :   take plenty of oral fluids
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Doctor :   spinach beans
Doctor :   beet roots
Doctor :   swiss cheese almond
Doctor :   soya
Doctor :   should be avoided
Doctor :   diet should be low on salt
User :   yah
User :   what abt Banana and milk
Doctor :   citrus fruits in small amounts are fine
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   fine
Doctor :   also avoid a lot of non veg
Doctor :   food
User :   people mentoion that i cant take banana and Milk
User :   since banana contains fats and milk has fats content as wekk
Doctor :   there is no evidence regarding that
Doctor :   thats for weight reduction
Doctor :   i'm telling you diet for stonees
User :   aslo i have a habit of using Horlicks in the morning and at night
Doctor :   weight reduction wise, bananas are avoided
Doctor :   thats fine
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