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Is Pomegranate Good for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients

Is Pomegranate Good for Nephrotic Syndrome PatientsPomegranate is considered to be a kind of healthy food, which can help your body in more ways than one. Is pomegranate good for Nephrotic Syndrome patients? After reading this article, you will find the answer. If you have any other questions about Nephrotic Syndrome, please contact online doctor or leave a message below.

Pomegranate is packed with various health benefits.

-Strengthen immune system

Infections are a threat to Nephrotic Syndrome patients, because it can trigger its relapse. Pomegranate is rich in vitamin C, which can boost antibody production and development of immunity so as to reduce your chance of infections.

-Prevent heart disease

Because Nephrotic Syndrome patients usually have high cholesterol level, it is likely for them to suffer from heart disease. Pomegranate is loaded with polyphenols, punicic acid and some other powerful antioxidants, which can help you lower cholesterol, triglycerides and reduce blood pressure so as to reduce your risk of heart disease.

-Aid in anemia

Anemia is a common complication of kidney disease, which usually results from erythropoietin and iron deficiency. Pomegranate contains ample amount of iron, which helps in surmounting the red blood cell deficiency to certain extent.

-Other health benefits

It can also help you improve digestion, maintain blood sugar levels, protect from cancer, prevent hair fall, etc. Space limited, so we do not list all of them here.

Is pomegranate good for Nephrotic Syndrome patients? Generally speaking, you can eat moderate pomegranate if you do not have swelling. If you have severe edema, you had better avoid food high in fluid such as pomegranate. And eating pomegranates might interfere with certain medications. Therefore, you had better talk with your doctor if you want to eat pomegranate. Besides proper diet, you should seek proper treatment to bring your Nephrotic Syndrome under control. A comprehensive treatment can help you have a better control of Nephrotic Syndrome.

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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