Treatment Of Metabolic Acidosis In Patients With Stage 3 Chronic Kidney Disease With Fruits And Vegetables Or Oral Bicarbonate Reduces Urine Angiotensinogen And Preserves Glomerular Filtration Rate
Notes for this study:
||Before/after for usual care: -0.6±0.6. Before/after for NaHCO3 supplement: +0.9±0.6. Before/after for fruit & vegetable diet: +0.9±0.6
|Number of Subjects
||Obese, Overweight, Average
This was a 3-year trial that randomized 108 people with stage-3 chronic kidney disease and mild metabolic acidosis (22 mmol/l < plasma TCO2 < 24 mmol/l) to three different groups: added fruit and vegetables, oral NaHCO 30.3 mEq/Kg in three divided doses per day, and usual care.