“Woah! It's like Spotify but for academic articles.”

Instant Access to Thousands of Journals for just $40/month

Get 2 Weeks Free

Oxalate content of selected pasta products

Oxalate content of selected pasta products About 75% of kidney stones are composed primarily of calcium oxalate, and hyperoxaluria is a primary risk factor for this disorder. Since pasta products are widely consumed and absorbed dietary oxalate can make a significant contribution to urinary oxalate levels, the oxalate content of various types of pasta was analyzed using an enzymatic method. The majority of pasta products had total oxalate contents that ranged from 20 to 30 mg/100 g wet weight and soluble oxalate contents that ranged from 5 to 12 mg/100 g. Products lowest in total oxalate were spaghetti and brown rice pasta. Pasta products that contained vegetable powders among the listed ingredients were highest in oxalate, and the proportion of spinach powder in these samples was an important determinant of oxalate content. The overall data suggested that most types of pasta are at least moderately high in oxalate. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Food Composition and Analysis Elsevier
Loading next page...
 
/lp/elsevier/oxalate-content-of-selected-pasta-products-tTXmTHBxko

You're reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.

And millions more from thousands of peer-reviewed journals, for just $40/month

Get 2 Weeks Free

To be the best researcher, you need access to the best research

  • With DeepDyve, you can stop worrying about how much articles cost, or if it's too much hassle to order — it's all at your fingertips. Your research is important and deserves the top content.
  • Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from Springer, Elsevier, Nature, IEEE, Wiley-Blackwell and more.
  • All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

Stop missing out on the latest updates in your field

  • We’ll send you automatic email updates on the keywords and journals you tell us are most important to you.
  • There is a lot of content out there, so we help you sift through it and stay organized.