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How Much Protein Should I Take with Stage 3 FSGS

How Much Protein Should I Take with Stage 3 FSGSIn order to protect their kidneys better, kidney patients are often advised to have a restricted diet on protein. How much protein should I take with Stage 3 FSGS? Go on reading, you will find the answer.

We can not live without protein, but we have to restrict its intake.

Protein is the source of amino acids and our body has to acquire the essential amino acids to create cells, make hormones, antibodies and enzymes, provide some of the body’s energy, etc. Some data show that seventy-five percent of the human body is made of protein. That’s why we can not live without protein. The reason why we should restrict its intake with FSGS is that the damaged kidneys can not remove the metabolic waste of protein from the blood effectively. Because our body can manufacture some amino acids, what we should supplement is the essential amino acids. Protein food such as egg white, lean meat, fish and poultry without skin can all satisfy the need of body, while some soy products should be reduced, because they produce a lot of waste. A restricted protein diet can help you lower blood urea level and creatinine level.

How much protein should I take with stage 3 FSGS?

Generally speaking, stage 3 FSGS patients should control the protein intake to 0.6-0.8 g/kg per day. Because of the restricted protein intake, you should consume enough carbohydrate to provide calory for your body. It is usually recommended to have 126~147kJ/kg calory per day if you do not have any activity.

Exact protein restriction may lead to malnutrition. Therefore, you had better consult your dietitian to make sure how much protein you should take. You can also send your medical test report such as blood test report to igacure@gmail.com. After analyzing your case, our doctors will make a personalized treatment plan and diet plan for you.

Hope the above information is helpful for you. If you have any other questions on kidney disease or want to get more personalized and professional treatment suggestions, please leave a message below.

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