8 tips to prevent recurrent kidney stone formation

Adequate fluid intake – Drinking plenty of oral liquids helps in reducing the chances of stone formation. It is estimated that nearly 50% of stone formations is due to less liquid intake. More concentrated urine leads to less dissolution of salts in it and thus leading to high chances of urinary stone formation. One shouldContinue reading “8 tips to prevent recurrent kidney stone formation”

General preventive measures for recurrent stone formation

Fluid intake – fluid intake should be 2.5-3.0 lit/day. Constant circadian hydration should be maintained. Urine output should be 1.5-2.0 lit/day. Person should take neutral pH beverages. Nutritional advice – Balanced diet intake rich in vegetables and fibre diet, avoid excessive consumption of vitamins, salt intake should be restricted to <5gm/day. Calcium intake should beContinue reading “General preventive measures for recurrent stone formation”