Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  125
  • Protein  2 g
  • Carbohydrates  15 g
  • Fat  8 g
  • Cholesterol  1 mg
  • Sodium  26 mg
  • Potassium  188 mg
  • Phosphorus  63 mg
  • Calcium  16 mg
  • Fiber  1.8 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1/2 starch
  • 1 vegetable, low potassium
  • 1 fat

Carbohydrate choices


Helpful hints

  • Compared to most vegetables, corn is higher in phosphorus. A 1/2 ear portion is acceptable for a low phosphorus kidney diet.
  • Use fresh corn instead of frozen when in season.

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Grill Thyme Corn on the Cob
Mitzi2017 says:

Dr told me avoid corn on the cob, that its very high in potassium bad for kidneys. I have 20% kidney function but not on dialysis. that if I must eat corn, do not eat on the cob, eat drained canned corn. Preferably not any corn. Confused. Dietitian comment: One medium ear of corn has 243 mg potassium. If you eat 1/2 ear the potassium is 122 mg which is low potassium. 1/2 cup canned corn on the cob has 108 mg potassium.

Sep. 14, 2017, 11:59 AM
Grill Thyme Corn on the Cob
mrscook5 says:

Excellent receipe for the corn lover I love corn

May. 28, 2013, 6:37 PM
Grill Thyme Corn on the Cob

Jimmie sue swilling. Love it

May. 23, 2013, 4:49 PM
Grill Thyme Corn on the Cob
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May. 22, 2013, 1:36 PM

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