The FDA Recommended Sodium IntakeUploader: Kigahn 5 month ago Subscribe 5
Foods that are rich in potassium, magnesium, and calcium can help lower blood pressure. M is minimal urine volume at maximal solute concentration. Despite the kidney's ability to compensate, its limitations require the effective use of the thirst sensation to maintain water balance. Pregnancy and Lactation There is no evidence that potassium requirements are appreciably increased during pregnancy, except for the increment needed to build new tissue, which is easily satisfied by the usual ingestion of potassium. Excessive Intakes and Toxicity Toxicity results from the ingestion of water at a rate beyond the capacity of the kidneys to excrete the extra load, resulting in hyposmolarity. Etiological role of sodium chloride intake in essential hypertension in humans.