Renal-Friendly Chicken Nuggets Recipe

Renal-Friendly Chicken Nuggets has a low-calorie, low-carb, average-fat and average-protein content.

The food contains 1.1g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is low in complex carbs and low in Simple carbs. Carbs are our primary source of energy but its source should be chosen with utmost care. Complex carbs are a more desirable addition to your diet, where as simple carbs should be consumed in moderation as it is very easily broken down, assimilated and absorbed in the body. Its low sugar content puts it in the bottom 20 percentile. This is a good thing for people watching their sugar intake. With 3 gms of protein, it is average in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

Because of its average fat content, it could be suitable option, especially if you're watching your fat intake for health reasons. It's low MUFA and low PUFA.

While Sodium is an essential nutrient, excess quantities can cause several disorders like fluid retention, hypertension. Since it has a low density of Sodium, it is suitable if you are aiming for a healthy, low-sodium diet.

Ideally consumed as a Main Dish.

Based on the composite nutritive standing Renal-Friendly Chicken Nuggets has been given a composite ranking of 13, and sparingly.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein23%
 Calories from Fat68%
 Calories from Carbs9%

Why this is good for you

  • Very low in Sodium

Why this is bad for you

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietHIGH
Low Fat DietLOW
Zone DietLOW

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A547.1 IU10.9%Top 10%Very High
Retinol147.1 mcg
Vitamin C0 mg
Vitamin D23.5 IU5.9%Top 10%Very High
Thiamin0 mg
Riboflavin0 mg
Niacin5.9 mg29.4%Top 10%Very High
Vitamin B60 mg
Folate11.8 mcg2.9%Mid 40%Average
Folic Acid5.9 mcg
Vitamin B120 mcg
Pantothenic Acid0 mg

Mineral Analysis

Calcium58.8 mg5.9%Mid 40%Average
Iron0 mg
Magnesium23.5 mg5.9%Mid 40%Average
Phosphorus164.7 mg16.5%Top 30%High
Potassium188.2 mg5.4%Mid 40%Average
Sodium255.3 mg10.6%Mid 40%Average
Zinc0 mg
Copper0 mg
Manganese0 mg
Selenium17.6 mcg25.2%Top 30%High

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate6.5 g2.2%Bottom 30%Low
Dietary Fiber0 g
Sugars0.6 g
Glucose0 mg
Fructose0 mg
Lactose0 mg
Maltose0 mg
Galactose0 mg

Protein Analysis

Protein17.6 g35.3%Top 10%Very High
Tryptophan0 mg
Threonine0 mg
Isoleucine0 mg
Leucine0 mg
Lysine0 mg
Methionine0 mg
Cystine0 mg
Phenylalanine0 mg
Tyrosine0 mg
Valine0 mg
Arginine0 mg
Histidine0 mg
Alanine0 mg
Aspartic Acid0 mg
Glutamic Acid0 mg
Glycine0 mg
Proline0 mg
Serine0 mg
Hydroxyproline0 mg

Fat Analysis

Total Fat22.9 g35.3%Top 10%Very High
Saturated Fat11.8 g58.8%Top 10%Very High
Monounsaturated Fat5.9 g
Polyunsaturated Fat0 g

Other Nutrients Analysis

Alcohol0 g
Ash0 g
Caffeine0 mg
Theobromine0 mg

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 52 Calories from Fat 35

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 3.9 g 6%

Saturated Fat 2 g 10%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 15.2 mg 5.1%

Sodium 43.4 mg 1.8%

Total Carbohydrates 1.1 g 0.4%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 0.1 g

Protein 3 g 6%

Vitamin A 1.9% Vitamin C

Calcium 1% Iron

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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