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Is Star Apple Fruit Good for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients

Is Star Apple Fruit Good for Nephrotic Syndrome PatientsStar apple fruit, also known as caimito, is an kind of edible fruit star-shaped in cross section. Many parts of the tree are medicinal, for example, bark, sap, fruit and seeds. It is packed with rich nutrients, such as fiber, vitamins and minerals. Is star apple good for Nephrotic Syndrome patients?

Leaves of star apple may reduce blood sugar level.

Nephrotic Syndrome is a common complication of Diabetic Nephropathy. The leaves of this fruit may help you reduce glucose levels, the same function that insulin serves. But consuming too much leaves appears to have a toxic effects, so if you want to use its leaves for medicinal effect, you had better consult your doctor.

Star apple fruit is helpful for you to ease constipation.

As we all know, swelling is a typical symptom of Nephrotic Syndrome. With severe swelling, fluid intake is usually restricted. When water consumption can not satisfy the need of body, it is likely for you to have constipation. Star apple fruit is a good source of fiber, which can help you overcome constipation. High fiber content also aids digestion and weight control.

Other health benefits of star apple fruit

The calcium in star apple fruit can help you strengthen your bones and teeth, relieve cramping and abdominal bloating. Besides, star apple fruit also has other health benefits, but no research exists to confirm these uses. For example, it may be good for hypertension, tooth abscesses, heart problems, intestinal issues, cancer, fever, diarrhea, etc.

Is star apple good fruit for Nephrotic Syndrome patients? From the above, we can see that it is good, but not all Nephrotic Syndrome patients can eat. If you want to know an accurate answer, you should leave your basic medical condition information below. After analyzing your case, we will reply you.

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