How to Control High Blood Pressure in Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic Syndrome is the generic terms of serious edema, a lots of protein urine, hypoproteinemia and hyperlipidaemia which are caused by the kidney function decline. Many kinds of kidney disease show as nephrotic syndrome at the early stage. With the development of the disease, patients would suffer more and more. High blood pressure is one of the common complication of nephrotic syndrome, it not only can lower the life quality of patients, but also can accumulate the development of kidney disease. All in all, controlling the high blood pressure is important for nephrotic syndrome patients.

The cause of high blood pressure in nephrotic syndrome

1. With the kidney function decline, nephrotic syndrome patients would suffer the water-electrolyte disorder or retention which influence the blood pressure seriously.

2. The injured renal cells would secrete renin- angiotensin more due to the insufficient blood and oxygen, so the blood vessels are narrow, leading to high blood pressure.

How to control high blood pressure in nephrotic syndrome?

Keeping a low-salt diet is an easy and important way to control high blood pressure by reducing water-sodium retention in body. In addition, patients with edema should limit the fluids intake.

Diuretic is commonly prescribed to increase urine output. It can help reduce high blood pressure and swelling. ACE inhibitors and ARB drugs not only can lower high blood pressure, but also have effect in controlling proteinuria.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is the special treatment in our hospital. The active substances in medicine has functions of expending blood vessels, anti-inflammations, anti-freezing and degrading the extra cellular matrix. With the smooth blood circulation and restored kidney structure, the blood pressure can be lowered and the kidney function also can be improved.

When the kidney function is improved, the high blood pressure can be lowered from root. If you want to know more information about the how to control blood pressure in nephrotic syndrome, you can contact our online doctors, leave us messages or send email to, we will reply you within 24 hours.


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