Is Green tea ok for kidney patients? Or is high on potassium and should be avoided?

Post date: March 25, 2013
The potassium content is about 60 mg  (www.greenteafacts.com)., which is not high for a beverage. The caffeine in green tea may increase blood pressure. It might also affect blood sugar control, according to the National Institutes of Health web site – and many people with kidney disease also have high blood pressure or diabetes.