How to Alleviate Swelling in Diabetic Nephropathy

How to Alleviate Swelling in Diabetic NephropathyAs we all know, swelling is one of the common symptoms of kidney disease, especially for diabetic nephropathy. Meanwhile, it will affect patients’ daily life. If you have serious swelling in diabetic nephropathy, you should pay highly attention and treat it in time. How to alleviate swelling in diabetic nephropathy?

Kidney has lots of nephron, which can filter wastes in the body effectively. High blood glucose is one of the important factors for diabetic nephropathy. If your blood glucose can not be controlled well, kidney will try its best to filter the excess glucose in blood. Gradually, kidney cells will be damaged due to overwork and cause series of complications, including proteinuria, swelling, and high blood pressure and so on.

What factors cause swelling in diabetic nephropathy?

Proteinuria is an important factor during the progression of diabetic nephropathy. If the protein level is higher than blood pressure level, some fluids will leak into subcutaneous tissue in the body, leading to swelling.

Another is impaired kidney. Impaired kidney can not filter excess fluids out of the body, so that lead to gravity circulation and swelling appears in ankles. If the fluids in the body can not be controlled effectively and timely, they will spread into other parts of the body, such as heart, enterocoelia, lung and other important organs. It is very essential to alleviate swelling symptom in time.

How to alleviate swelling in diabetic nephropathy?

Limit the intake of water and protein consumption, which can decrease the kidney burden effectively. The reason of swelling is kidney damage and therefore the treatment should focus on repairing kidney damage and improving renal functions. Only in this way, patients can prevent the progression of illness condition from further damage.

In Peking Tung Shin Tang Chinese Medical Hospital, we take natural Chinese medicine to treat diabetic nephropathy with swelling. The common therapies include Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Immunotherapy, etc to repair renal damage from the root.

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