Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Announcements

If you have had an organ transplant then you may want to also become a member of these communities if they are applicable to your condition to share your experience:
Diabetes and Kidney Community
Kidney Disorders Community
WebMD Diabetes Community
WebMD Hepatitis Community
WebMD Heart Disease Community
energy drinks
avatar
kenro56 posted:
does anyone have info on the ingredients taurine and carnitine in energy drinks and are they harmful to kidney transplant recipients
Reply
 
avatar
mrscora01 responded:
I'd be more worried about the high levels of caffeine, for myself. I avoid it with my new kidney so it won't dehydrate me.

Cora


Spotlight: Member Stories

I was diagnosed with T1 diabetes in 1966. In the 70s I was told I had protein in my urine but my kidney damage progressed very slowly (in part I think...More

Helpful Tips

Be the first to post a Tip!