How to Treat Swelling in Lupus Nephritis
How to treat swelling in Lupus Nephritis? It occurs when SLE attacks the kidneys. And swelling can be a common sign of this disorder. Follow me and you will find a satisfied answer.
In normal case, healthy kidneys can help filter out waste products and toxins out of the blood. However, in lupus, the damaged kidneys can not function normally. After careful study, experts at our Huaxia Kidney Disease Hospital indicate that swelling mainly caused by massive loss of protein in urine and water-sodium retention.
Frankly speaking, this symptom may occur around the eyelids, ankles and so on. In some cases, it can spread to the whole body or cause some life-threatening diseases. Due to this, it is of great importance to take effective treatments as early as possible.
In general, some corticosteroids or immunosuppressive agents can be used to inhibit the inflammatory response. However, long-term use of these drugs may lead to some adverse effects.
Low-salt diet Limit the intake of salt can be a good choice, In general, the quantity should be limited within 2-3g per day. However, as the condition varies, the specific amount should be different. For personalize advice, feel free to chat with our online doctor!
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy As a plant-based therapy, it has gained more and more attention in recent decades. It is convenient, comfortable and free of side effects. With the help of osmosis device, active substances of the herbs can effect on the kidney lesion directly. After a period of treatment, it can not only relive the symptoms like swelling but also restore kidney function. Any interests about this treatment, you can email us:firstname.lastname@example.org and we are glad to help.
Besides, some natural diuretics like cranberry juice, parsley, etc can also be useful.
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