40 30 30 Gout Diet

40 30 30 Gout Diet

Ann Rheum Dis. 2000 Jul;59(7):539-43.

Beneficial effects of weight loss associated with moderate calorie/carbohydrate restriction, and increased proportional intake of protein and unsaturated fat on serum urate and lipoprotein levels in gout: a pilot study.

Dessein PH, Shipton EA, Stanwix AE, Joffe BI, Ramokgadi J.

This report shows useful, though limited, blood uric acid reduction on a calorie controlled diet where nutrition is balanced to a 40:30:30 carbohydrate:protein:fats ratio.

To put this information in context, please see the Gout Diet Section, especially the pages on calories as gout foods to avoid.

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