Herbal Supplements and Kidney Disease
Is it safe to use herbal supplements if I have kidney disease? You may think about using herbal supplements to help with any health concerns you may have, but as a patient with kidney disease, you should use caution with herbal supplements. Use of herbal supplements is often unsafe if you have kidney disease since some herbal products can cause harm to your kidneys and even make your kidney disease worse. Also, your kidneys cannot clear waste products that can build up in your body.
Low Potassium Handout - Kidney RD
KidneyGrub low potassium foods have less than 200 mg per serving. This handout is not comprehensive but has some of the most common low potassium foods that people enjoy. (See the Grocery List for other suggestions). Serving size is 1/2 c fresh, canned or cooked. OR 1/4 c dried or 1/2 c juice. What are your …