Whatsapp: 008615033420788

Online DoctorContact UsSite Map

IgA Nephropathy

Home > IgA Nephropathy > IgA Nephropathy Healthy Living >
Font Size A A A

Nutrition Needs for IgA Nephropathy

Nutrition Needs for IgA NephropathyNo matter healthy people or IgA Nephropathy patients need nutrition to maintain the normal function of body. But for IgA Nephropathy patients, they often have protein leakage or urine blood, which requires them to supplement certain nutrition. Here let’s have a discussion about nutrition needs for IgA Nephropathy.


When protein goes out of your body, you should supplement protein. But too much protein intake can increase the workload of kidneys so as to speed up kidney failure. Therefore, you should know what kind of protein is safe for IgA Nephropathy and how much protein you can eat with IgA Nephropathy.


Sodium is also an essential element of our body. Because IgA Nephropathy patients often have high blood pressure, sodium intake should be limited. Generally speaking, 2-3 g sodium intake per day can satisfy the need of body. If you have severe edema, you may have to stop the intake of sodium for a short period of time.


It is likely for IgA Nephropathy patients to suffer from vitamin deficiency, because vitamins lose with protein leakage and blood urine. Fresh vegetables and fruits are good source of vitamins and some other nutrition such as trace elements and dietary fiber. In some cases, you may have to take some vitamin supplements.


Because of protein and fat restriction, you should take plenty of carbohydrate to provide energy for body. Carrots, cereal, sweat potatoes, bananas and so on are all packed with rich carbohydrate.

Different IgA Nephropathy patients have different medical conditions, so they may need have different nutrition needs. For example, some IgA Nephropathy should limit potassium intake, while some other should supplement moderate potassium. If you want to know what you can eat with IgA Nephropathy, you should send your medical test report to igacure@gmail.com. After analyzing your case, our doctor can help you make a personalized diet plan and treatment plan.

Tag:IgA NephropathyIgA Nephropathy Healthy Living

previous:Foods to Be Avoided for IgA Nephropathy Patients

Next:Can We Eat Salvia Mitiorrhiza with IgA Nephropathy

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.







Kidney Disease:


Related Articles
Important information in one quick click. Related Articles on IgA Nephropathy are designed to provide accurate and timely information in a short and easy to understand format. Choose the topics of interest to you and read, print or take to your next doctor visit.

Is Yogurt Good for IgA Nephropathy Patients

How Badly IgA Nephropathy Progress

How Will IgA Nephropathy Stage 3B Be Treated

IgA Nephropathy: Creatinine 5.5, Urea 53, Potassium 5.1, GFR 13

Can Getting A Tattoo Affect IgA Nephropathy

Subscribe to IgA
Healthy Living
Patient story
patient story
In our hospital, we have treated thousands of patients from 64 countries.


Latest Articles

Is Yogurt Good for IgA Nephropathy Patien

Because of its delicious taste and various health benefits, yogurt is a favorite for many people. Is ...

Learn More

Nephrotic Syndrome Caused by FSGS: How to

Question: I am suman from India. I have a 3.5 years old baby girl who is suffering Nephrotic Syndrome...

Learn More

Nephrotic Syndrome: Shall I Go for Exerci

Question: I am Nephrotic Syndrome patient, my proteinuria is 4 to 5 g with creatinine level up to 1 a...

Learn More

How Badly IgA Nephropathy Progress

Nobody wants their kidney disease to go into kidney failure, right? That is why a lot of patients car...

Learn More