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Does Cranberry Juice Increase Blood Creatinine

2014-07-01 18:16| Font Size A A A

Does Cranberry Juice Increase Blood CreatinineCan cranberry juice increase blood creatinine? It is very concerned question among people with high creatinine. Especially for kidney disease patient, they are prone to suffer elevated creatinine level. In this article, you will find the answer about the above question.

Creatinine is the waste product in the blood from the metabolism of creatine during muscle uses and should be filtered out by our kidneys and eliminated from the body in urine. Excessive creatinine in the body, is thought to not to be beneficial for kidney function. As we all know, there is a group of number which can offer a reference to you. The normal range of creatinine level is 0.5-1.1mg/dl for female and 0.6-1.2mg/dl for male. And creatinine mainly comes from muscle metabolites and meat products metabolites. However, cranberry juice is a kind of fruit juice and it can not produce creatine. Therefore, cranberry juice does not can increase blood creatinine. On the contrary, drinking it in a moderate amount contributes to lowering high creatinine level. Wanna the reasons? Please read on.

Cranberry juice is an ideal beverage for kidney disease patients. It can help repair kidney damage and improve kidney function. Once kidney function comes back to normal, then kidneys can work well as they should do and excess creatinine will be filtered out by kidneys. As a result, high creatinine level will be reduced to a large extent. According to some studies, kidney disease patients with high creatinine level should have more foods rich in vitamin A, vitamin B2, vitamin B3 and vitamin C. Especially ones rich in vitamin C is good choice for kidney disease patients to protect their function and lower high creatinine level. Fortunately, cranberry juice have abundant nutrients as the mentioned above. In addition, it can strengthen the immunity and provide energy to meet the needs of our body. It also have other function of preventing kidney infection and eliminating swelling. It is usually regarded as a natural diuretic.

Cranberry juice is a healthy juice and it is very popular among patients with kidney disease. If you have any trouble in dealing with your condition, please feel free to contact us by leaving a message below or sending a email to

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