Question: I have FSGS. My transplant kidney is failing. GFR is 8, not on dialysis yet, but wanting to get ready for it. Wondering if there is anything that can help my kidney function improve and not go on dialysis.
Answer: GFR 8 means you are in ESRD, and your kidneys have been severely damaged by FSGS. This disease has a high recurrence rate, and the rate will be higher on the second kidney transplantation. Therefore, if you do not want to do dialysis, you must take alternatives immediately to protect your residual renal function or even improve it.
Toxin-Removing Treatment for FSGS patients to improve renal function
This treatment has been practiced in Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine for years and proved to be effective.
1. It can dissolve toxins by tonifying Qi and clearing heat. Here Toxins dissolved are mainly heat toxins.The main method is to balance anti-inflammation and induce-inflammation of cells through clearing heat. The essence is to relieve the inflammatory state of the kidney inherent cells by removing heat toxins, to dissolve the toxins inside and outside cells, and to control the development of the disease.
2. It can dispel toxins by reinforcing kidney and activating blood. Here toxins dispelled are mainly stasis toxins and wind toxins. The main method is to restore cells’ normal metabolism function, correct the dysfunction of renal inherent cells and remove the old and new toxins inside and outside cells through improving blood circulation and dispelling wind，so as to eradicate protein, occult blood and edema.
3. It can discharge toxins by promoting Qi circulation and removing obstruction in the collaterals. Here toxins discharged is mainly damp toxins. The main method is to clear detoxification channel of renal inherent cells through dredging the channel and meridian, making the toxins discharged from the cells into the tissue fluid, from tissue fluid into the blood, and then out of the body through sweat, urine and bowel movement, to prevent relapse in the future.
-After about one week’s treatment, edema will vanish.
-After about half month’s treatment, proteinuria will reduce or even turn negative.
-After about one month’s treatment, your disease will be under control, and renal function will get improved gradually.
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