Table 3

Effect of diet-induced H+load on factors for both creatinine and uric acid clearances
alkaline diet acidic diet p
(n = 19) (n = 19)
serum uric acid (mg/dL) 4.3 ± 0.8 4.9 ± 0.6 <0.01
serum creatinine (mg/dL) 0.58 ± 0.08 0.63 ± 0.06 NS
urine uric acid (mg/dL) 37.0 ± 11.2 25.9 ± 10.0 <0.01
urine creatinine (mg/dL) 78.9 ± 24.3 79.3 ± 18.0 NS
urine volume (mL/day) 1270 ± 436 1429 ± 320 NS
Uric acid clearance (mL/min/1.73 m2) 8.6 ± 2.3 6.0 ± 2.2 <0.01
Creatinine clearance (mL/min/1.73 m2) 133.9 ± 19.7 138.8 ± 21.4 NS

All numerical data were collected from records during the 3rd and 5th experimental days.

Kanbara et al.

Kanbara et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:39   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-39

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