One morning, Mr. Jiang, suffering from uremia, teased his grandson while eating an orange, the health daily reported. Before long, he felt uncomfortable and thought he had a high blood pressure and took a blood pressure pill. At 3:30 in the morning, Mr. Jiang has been in shock, confusion, heart rate is only 19 times per minute, life on the verge of death or destruction. After the hospital timely rescue, Mr. Jiang before turning the corner.
What was the cause of Mr. Jiang's unexpected appearance? By asking about the history of the disease, it can be concluded that eating oranges is the culprit.
Potassium ion is an important material for human body. However, when potassium levels are too high in the body, it can lead to bradycardia, block of conduction, ventricular fibrillation, and even life-threatening cardiac arrest. Because of uremia patients with decreased glomerular filtration rate and renal tubular function decreased excretion of potassium in uremic patients have poor ability so as to eat high potassium food, it is easy to cause bradycardia, and even lead to accidents. And oranges are high potassium food, once the blood potassium rise, light people will appear a series of hyperkalemia symptoms, severe can endanger life. Moreover, Mr. Jiang took the antihypertensive drugs, which is tantamount to worse. Therefore, patients with diabetes should eat an appropriate amount of oranges.
Uremia patients eat less high potassium food:
1. pay attention to food safety. The patient's daily urine volume is greater than 1000 ml or normal. No restriction on potassium intake. But when patients with hyperkalemia, should be given a low potassium diet.
High potassium foods in your daily diet
Cereals: whole grains, germs
Milk: all kinds of flavored milk
Meat: poultry, fish and lean meat, high in potassium
Beans: soybean content is highest
The vegetables: mainly in dark vegetables, spinach, leeks, spinach, seaweed and kelp
The fruit: orange, orange, orange juice, melon, banana, jujube, apple, orange, lemon, apricot and plum
The nuts: especially hazelnut, cashew nuts, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds
The other: chocolate, cocoa, peanuts, roasted sweet potatoes, raisins and canned pickled products
To salt soy sauce
2. do not abuse drugs. In particular, prescription drugs should be taken under the guidance of a doctor in case of danger.
3. symptoms, timely treatment.
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