How Does Prednisolone Stop Protein Leakage for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients
Prednisolone is a steroid medicine that is often given to Nephrotic Syndrome patients to stop protein leakage. Do you know how does prednisolone stop protein leakage for Nephrotic Syndrome patients? In this article, you will find out the answer.
Advantages of prednisolone for Nephrotic Syndrome patients
Prednisolone acts on the immune system to inhibit renal inflammation and decrease the permeability of capillaries so as to stop protein leaking into urine. When proteinuria is stopped, other associated symptoms such as swelling, hyperlipidemia and hypoproteinemia will be relieved as well. This is helpful for you to halt the progression of disease and protect kidneys from being damaged by the massive proteinuria.
Disadvantages of prednisolone for Nephrotic Syndrome patients
Prednisolone is only to inhibit renal inflammation rather than clear away the substances that trigger renal inflammation. Once the drug is reduced, it is likely for the inflammation to flare up, and then proteinuria comes back. And if you take the drugs for long term, you may experience a lot of side effects, such as stomach ulcers, severe bruising, eye pain, increased appetite, feel sick, trouble sleeping, depression, etc. For children, it may even slow growth and affect puberty. Therefore, in the long run, a natural remedy is recommended.
Alternative treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome patients to stop protein leakage
In our center, we have practiced Chinese Medicine for many years. It proves to be effective in treating Nephrotic Syndrome, especially when several Chinese medicine therapies are often used together, for example, the combination of Medicated Bath, Foot Bath, Acupuncture and Moxibustion. Chinese medicine can eliminate waste products, inflammatory cytokines and other excessive substances from the blood to make internal environment clean. It can also restore the balance of anti-inflammatory cytokines and pro-inflammatory cytokines to reduce renal inflammation and halt the progression of disease. Moreover, it can improve blood circulation and increase blood flow into kidneys so as to provide the nidus with enough essential elements such as oxygen, nutrients and active ingredients of medicine to speed up kidney recovery.
After about one week’s treatment, swelling will vanish.
After about half month’s treatment, proteinuria will be reduced.
After about one month’s treatment, Nephrotic Syndrome will be under control, and renal function will get improved. Because both kidney condition and immunity gets reinforced, the disease won’t get relapse as before.
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