Not a few FSGS patients suffer from high blood pressure. Without good control, hypertension can cause further kidney damage. Therefore, importance should be attached to its treatment. Now go on reading to learn more information.
Causes of hypertension for FSGS
Kidneys are not only to filter waste products and excess fluid from blood, but also help you regulate blood pressure. When your kidney function is impaired by FSGS, it is likely for you to suffer from high blood pressure. Besides, water and salt retention can increase blood volume so as to elevate blood pressure.
Treatment of hypertension and FSGS
-Diuretics. It is helpful for you to remove excess fluid and sodium out of body so as to decrease blood pressure.
-ACEI or ARBs. It is the most commonly used medicine for kidney patients to lower high blood pressure. Besides, it can decrease protein leakage and protect your kidney function.
-Systemic Chinese medicine. In Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital, Toxin-Removing Treatment is often used. It takes advantage of various Chinese medicine therapies, such as Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Foot Bath, Enema Therapy, Moxibustion, Cycle Therapy, oral Chinese medicine and Mai Kang Mixture to remove massive waste products and excess fluid out of body to make internal environment clean for kidney self-healing and other medication application. It can also dilate blood vessels and remove stasis to lower high blood pressure and increase blood flow into damaged kidneys to improve renal ischemia and anoxia. Besides, it can regulate the abnormal immune system to fight against the disease. After about half month’s treatment, your swelling will disappear, proteinuria will decrease, and high blood pressure will decrease and be kept stable. After about one month’s treatment, your kidney function will increase. With the improvement of kidney function, all associated symptoms and complications will be relieved.
FSGS can cause hypertension, and hypertension can make kidney damage worse. Therefore, you had better take treatment as early as possible. For more information on FSGS treatment, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.