High Blood Pressure in PKD: Cause and Treatment
PKD is the abbreviation Polycystic Kidney Disease, with the growth of cysts, patients would suffer more symptoms. High blood pressure is one common complication of PKD, it not only bothers patients with dizziness, nausea and vomiting, but also accumulate the kidney damage speed. All of these urge patients to know the cause and treatment.
The cause of high blood pressure in PKD:
Before the creatinine higher than normal, almost half of the PKD patients suffer from high blood pressure. The enlarged cysts would give pressure to kidney tissues, stimulating renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system and narrowing the blood vessels. All in all, cysts growth has close relationship with high blood pressure, and the high blood pressure can stimulate the cysts growth, influencing the prognosis directly.
The treatment for high blood pressure in PKD:
Generally speaking, the blood pressure should be controlled in 130/80mmHg. Hypertension drugs such as ACEI, ARB and so on are commonly seen in lowering high blood pressure. But the long time use of these medicine can bring side effects and without controlling cysts, patients would suffer high blood pressure always without use of these medicines.
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is Chinese herbs-majored. The dosages and kinds of herbs are given to patients to patients according to their specific physical condition of patients. The active substances in medicine has functions of promoting blood circulation to increase the permeability of cysts walls, so that the cysts fluids can flow back into blood and are metabolized with the blood circulation; in addition, the active substances in medicine also can inactivate the epithelial cells on cysts walls to inhibit the cysts fluids secretion, so that the cysts can be controlled.
When the cysts are shrunk and controlled, high blood pressure also can be treated from root. Now if you want to know more information about the cause and treatment for PKD with high blood pressure, you can contact our online doctors, leave us messages or send email to email@example.com, we will reply you within 24 hours.
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