DaVita.com Kidney Education http://www.davita.com DaVita provides a complete range of dialysis treatments and support services for patients living with chronic kidney failure, also known as end stage renal disease, or ESRD. Common Questions About Phosphate Binders http://www.davita.com/diet-and-nutrition/diet basics/common-questions-about-phosphate-binders/a/8001

Phosphorus is a crucial mineral for the body’s health but too much can cause problems when you have chronic kidney disease (CKD). That’s why phosphate binders can help keep phosphorus levels within your goal. Here are answers to some common questions dialysis patients have about phosphate binders.