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Is Dandelion Root Good for Dialysis Patients

2013-12-31 00:12

Is Dandelion Root Good for Dialysis PatientsIs dandelion root good for dialysis patients? If you are on kidney dialysis and looking for one herbal tea to drink, you may be recommended dandelion root tea. Is it suitable for all dialysis patients?

How about the answer?

Even though how many health benefits one drink or food contains, it can’t be good for all people, let alone dialysis patients. The biggest effect of dandelion root is diuretic, so if your urine output is nearly zero, you may need to avoid dandelion root tea. Besides, people who have allergic reaction to dandelion or diarrhea shouldn’t drink this type of herbal tea. To make sure you can drink dandelion root safe and in moderate amount, you had better consult the online doctor firstly.

With doctor’s guidance, you can get the following benefits from dandelion root.

1. Fight against infections

Dandelion root has a strong sterilization effect that can prevent dialysis patients from infections and flu. Besides, it can also help inhibit microorganism. Therefore, drinking dandelion root tea can help reduce the risk of infections largely.

2. Increase the urine output

From the above content, we can know dandelion root has a property of diuretic. If you still have enough urine especially with swelling and high blood pressure, diuretics can help increase the urine output effectively. Therefore, more waste products can be discharged out of the body.

3. Improve immunity

It is proven that dandelion root can increase conversion rate of peripheral blood lymphocytes mother cells. These cells can help enhance immune system. For patients on dialysis, strong immunity can help them fight against kidney disease as well as any other problem.

4. Help treat constipation

Because of dietary restriction, dialysis patients are more likely to suffer from constipation. Dandelion root contains various vitamins and minerals that can help manage constipation effectively.

Even though doctors permit you to drink dandelion root tea, you should also pay highly attention to the amount. Remember that moderation is the best.

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