Proteinuria is one of the most common symptoms of kidney disease. Patients with large proteinuria should strictly control protein intake, and doctors recommend low protein diet. So, what are the benefits of low protein diet in patients with kidney disease? Let's get to know it.
Low protein diet can reduce urinary protein excretion. In addition, under the condition of sufficient heat to give low protein diet, the body will be adaptive to increase protein synthesis, reduce amino acid oxidation and protein degradation. Through these two mechanisms, the organism can maintain neutral or positive nitrogen balance and improve protein metabolism. In addition, low protein diet can reduce the production and accumulation of protein catabolism, can reduce the vascular resistance of small renal arterioles, reduce the glomerular pressure, reduce glomerular hypertrophy phenomenon. It should be noted that low protein diet does not eat protein, patients need to supplement the body's protein requirements, strict control of protein intake, the use of high-quality low protein diet.
What are the benefits of low protein diet in patients with kidney disease? Through the introduction of the above content, I believe that you all have a certain understanding. Patients with kidney disease must keep a good diet and keep a healthy diet. If you have any other questions, please consult our online doctor or leave a message for us. We will reply to you as soon as possible.
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