Shrimp is a delicious food, and it is also a kind of food wich contains abundant nutrients. As we know, patients with kidney disease have many restrictions on their diet, so many patients may want to know this question: is shrimp good for patients with kidney disease?
The nutrient in shrimp is abundant, and its calcium volume is the most in food of animal and plant. Shrimp is very beneficial to kidney function, and it also has the function of promoting our immunity, so it is very suitable for kidney disease patients to eat. Besides, patients with kidney disease often have bone disease, which is caused by the shortage of calcium, so eating shrimp can also help them improve this condition.
In addition, there is abundant magnesium in shrimp. Magnesium has important function in regulating the heart activity. It can also reduce the amount of cholesterol in blood, which can prevent arteriosclerosis. Besides, it can also expend coronary artery, which can prevent high blood pressure and myocardial infarction. Thereby, enough magnesium is in favor of protecting cardiovascular system. While patients with kidney disease often have cardiovascular disease, and this is also a major reason of death cases, so eating shrimp is very helpful to this aspect of patients with kidney disease.
Shrimp also has the the function of sedation, which is effective in treating neurasthenia and plant nerve dysfunction. While to patients with severe kidney damage, they may have nervous problems. In addition, patients with severe kidney disease often have high pressure in their mind. While eating shrimp is helpful in relieving these conditions.
Besides, Shrimp meat is soft, and it is easy to digest, so it is also suitable for the older and children to eat.
But shrimp is not suitable for all patients who have kidney disease, because to patients with purpura nephritis, this may be a allergen to them. What’s more, if shrimp is eaten with fruits, it often result in bad effects to our health.
Thereby, in case of causing damage to their health, patients should ask the doctor’s advices if they are going to eat shrimp.