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Diet for Cystine Stones

Cystine Stones contain cystine, a product of the amino acids cysteine and methionine. Amino acids are the building blocks of proteins. Thus the simplest way to reduce the amount of cystine in the body is to limit your intake of protein.

Certain foods may be chosen or avoided based on their methionine content. Fish and grains contain proteins that are high in methionine. Protein from pulses is low in methionine.

Excessively acidic urine encourages cystine stone formation. Raising the pH of the urine (or making it alkaline ) helps to dissolve a cystine stone.

Foods which help to raise the pH of the urine include vegetable juices, fresh vegetables and many fruits.

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To avoid kidney stones limit your potassium intake...Avoid foods which are high in potassium..Fruits and vegetables are high in potassium..so have your servings limited
vaishali9524 Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Good article, kidney stones are very painful, most of them are build up of calcium oxalate. They are usually a result of poor diets that may contain to much animal protein, bad fats, excess sodium, etc. try and stay away from proceed foods. Most of the time it requires a diet change.
JamesGreyson Wednesday, April 03, 2013
I had a kidney stone and the lab results showed it was full of calcium. All the dr said was to drink LOTS of water. I already drink a lot of water so what else can I do?
soniaselanders Friday, January 25, 2013
Dear Sir/madam,
I fell seriously ill n was admitted for 10 dayz in d hospital, I noticed that my left belly side was swollen so I did C.T scan of abdomen and pelvis, in the result, the liver is normal size, the pancreas is normal is size and shape but Intraparechymal calcus seen in left kidney measuring 1.0cm

Fatima84 Thursday, January 17, 2013
Good morning Sir i have mild hydroureternphrosis what i mean and how to get treatment from this and what are the safety pricautions to be taken
jayaprakash167 Monday, January 14, 2013
I feel pain in my stomach. After that the I again feel pain in my stomach and lower back. I make him ignore but third day they pain was increase so high. Water coming from my mouth and I feeling like vomiting. Then I went to hospital they gave me two injection but pain did’nt stop. Next day I want to the Dr. I attempt ultrasound Dr. tell me that my lever in increasing in size wins of lever are disturbed and some concrete particle in kidney. I am really disturbed and feeling fear. Is this really serious problem? Because i am suffering from Hiatus Hernia from 3years and problem of acid and food reflection. Please advise me what I need to do or is it possible to operation of Hiatus Hernia??????? And what precaution I need to use in food or in life style.
Mohit.tyagi Sunday, October 28, 2012
Dear Doctor, My son had calcium, oxalates and cysteine when stone analysis was done. He also had cyst in the left kidney. On 13th of this month, his BUN suddenly increase to 39.5mg/dl [NV-7-21 mg/dl, Crea 1.68mg/dl (NV-0.7-1.4mg/dl] and blood uric acid-11.86 (NV7.7mg/dl). He was diagnosed as bilateral calcinosis for more than 1 year now.
MRJ325 Sunday, September 16, 2012
Sir/Mam, i have kidney stone [6.9mm] and please suggest it can be defuse without operation? Also told me, which food i can take in daily routine. Deepak Verma 918006408625
Deepak1984 Sunday, August 05, 2012
gokshuradi guggul, maharasnadhi kwath ayurvedic medication
skavg Tuesday, February 05, 2013
how we can know the type of kidney stone ? is there any biochemical or any other tests ?
govardhan.bale Friday, April 13, 2012
i found stone in my kidney which has felt from urine and gave it to lab for STONE ANALYSIS report found that uric acid POSTIVE.What treatment should i take and diet also
rajrupa_a47 Thursday, October 27, 2011
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