Changes in urinary parameters after oral administration of potassium-sodium citrate and magnesium oxide to prevent urolithiasis.

@article{Kato2004ChangesIU,
  title={Changes in urinary parameters after oral administration of potassium-sodium citrate and magnesium oxide to prevent urolithiasis.},
  author={Yuji Kato and Satoshi Yamaguchi and Sunao Yachiku and Shusaku Nakazono and Jun-ichi Hori and Naoki Wada and Kyokushin Hou},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2004},
  volume={63 1},
  pages={7-11; discussion 11-2}
}
OBJECTIVES To examine urinary parameters among normal individuals and patients with calcium oxalate (CaOx) stones after oral administration of potassium-sodium citrate (KNa-Cit) and magnesium oxide (MgO). Urinary citrate and magnesium have been known as the inhibitors of CaOx stone formation. Supplementation with potassium-magnesium citrate prevents the recurrence of CaOx stones. METHODS Twenty-five male volunteers aged 21 to 42 years without a history of urinary stones were given either KNa… CONTINUE READING