Can anemia damage kidney function for IgA Nephropathy patients? If you have anemia, you may worry your kidney function is affected by it. Today in this article, renal experts from Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital will give you the answer.
Anemia can damage kidney function for IgA Nephropathy patients.
Anemia means there are not enough red blood cells in body to transport oxygen, nutrients and other elements. In such a case, it is likely for your kidneys to suffer from ischemia and anoxia. And then your kidney function will be damaged.
Impaired kidney function will worsen anemia for IgA Nephropathy patients.
For IgA Nephropathy patients, anemia is closely associated with impaired kidney function. Because the damaged kidneys can not stimulate bone marrows to produce red blood cells. Once your kidney function is damaged further, your anemia will become worse.
How to control anemia to prevent it from damaging your kidney function with IgA Nephropathy?
From the above, we can see that anemia and damaged kidney function affect each other. Conventional treatment is to use EPO and iron supplements. But that is not enough. Only when your kidney function improves can your anemia be controlled well from the root. In Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital, Chinese medicine is adopted to treat IgA Nephropathy. In Chinese medicine, there is Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Foot Bath, Mai Kang Composition and various medicinal soup, etc. They can help decompose the deposited immune complexes and remove them out of the body to reduce kidney inflammation. They can also dilate blood vessels and remove stasis to increase blood flow into kidneys so that the damaged kidneys can get enough blood, nutrients and active ingredients of medicine to repair themselves. In addition, they can stabilize blood pressure, lower blood cholesterol level and regulate blood sugar level, etc. With the improvement of kidney function, your anemia will be well controlled.
Can anemia damage kidney function for IgA Nephropathy patients? Yes, it can. If you do not want to develop to kidney failure quickly, you should take treatment as early as possible. For more information on IgA Nephropathy treatment, please leave a message below or send emails to firstname.lastname@example.org.