How to Treat Edema in Chronic Kidney Disease
Edema is a common symptom in CKD(chronic kidney disease), usually, it is around eyes, legs, ankles, and feet. Then, how to treat the sign effectively?
First, understanding the causes of edema is necessary.
The main cause is water-sodium retention. The healthy kidneys can discharge the extra fluid in blood. However, in CKD, due to renal damage, GFR(glomerular filtration rate) will decline, and some extra fluid can not be removed out of the body, in this case, water-sodium retention will present, and patients will experience edema.
Another possible cause is the loss of massive protein. Due to the decline of renal function, much protein will flow away via urine. In this way, patients will also present edema. So, are there some effective methods to treat edema in CKD?
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy
The core purpose of the method is to improve renal function. During the course, patients just need to lie on the bed, and two bags filled with Chinese medicines will be placed on the patients’ back. With the guidance of osmosis equipment, the effective constituents of the medicines can be penetrated into kidney lesions directly.
Mostly, by dilating blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation, degradation, kidney function can be improved gradually. Once renal function is enhanced, edema may be relieved, it is possible to delay the progression of CKD.
Besides, the method is comfortable, safe and no side effects. All the medicines come from nature, it can not cause any harm to body. If you want to learn more details about the method, contact with our online doctors now, we are glad to help you.
In addition, a scientific diet is also significant. Patients should control fluid intake, because too much water will aggravate edema, cause further renal damage. Patients should also supply protein, such as, eggs, milk, lean meat, etc. Moreover, patients should get rid of alcohol, chocolate, coffee so as to reduce the burden of failed kidneys.
Luckily, our experts have made a characterized diet list to control edema in CKD. If you want to get such a list, send your test report to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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