The Cause and Treatment for Muscle Cramps in Lupus Nephritis
Lupus nephritis is caused by the SLE, a kind of autoimmune diseases showing as there are many anti-bodies retention in blood. When the blood flow through the kidney, these anti-bodies will cause damage to kidney, forming lupus nephritis. When the kidney damage become more and more serious, patients will suffer many symptoms and complications, muscle cramp is one of them. This article will have a analysis about the cause and treatment of muscle cramps in lupus nephritis.
Why lupus nephritis patients experience muscle cramp?
Usually, patients suffer cramps for insufficient calcium which also is called hypocalcemia. And why lupus nephritis patients are attacked by hypocalcemia?
1. The kidney damage can lead to the metabolic disorder of vitamin D which can cause the insufficient 1-hydroxylase, followed by low vitamin D3, so the 1-hydroxylase will absorb much calcium and hypocalcemia occur. In addition, due to the strict diet, lupus nephritis patients also can not get enough vitamin D from foods, which also worsen the hypocalcemia.
2. The injured kidney can not excrete the extra phosphorus out of body, while the product of phosphorus and calcium is constant. High phosphorus is always accompanied with low calcium. This is one reason why lupus nephritis patients suffer hypocalcemia.
The treatment for muscle cramps in Lupus Nephritis
Because of the complex of kidney disease, calcium supplement blindly usually do nothing for them. In turn long time using medicine sometime will cause further kidney damage. And the most important for patients who want to get rid of cramps from root is to repair the kidney and improve kidney functions.
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is the best choice for kidney disease patients. The active substances in medicine can expend blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-freezing and degrade extra cellular matrix. With these functions, the kidney damage can be stopped and the injured kidney can be repaired. With the improvement of kidney function, the symptoms of muscle cramps also can be remitted.
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