Massive proteinuria, swelling, hypoproteinemia and hyperlipemia are very common among Nephrotic Syndrome patients. But not a few patients also suffer from hypertension. How to treat hypertension caused by Nephrotic Syndrome?
How does Nephrotic Syndrome cause hypertension?
For Nephrotic Syndrome patients, hypertension is associated with heavy swelling. Heavy swelling means excess fluid retains in body. Those fluid can increase blood volume so as to elevate blood pressure. Besides, kidney is an organ to help regulate blood pressure. When your kidneys are damaged, it is likely for you to experience hypertension.
Treatment to lower hypertension for Nephrotic Syndrome patients
The quickest way is to use diuretics to remove excess fluid out of body so as to lower high blood pressure. If your hypertension is caused by kidney damage, you can use ACEI or ARBs, which can not only lower hypertension, but also protect your kidneys from being damaged as well as reducing protein leakage.
If you want to repair kidney damage and improve kidney function, systemic Chinese medicine is a good choice for you. In Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital, we use Toxin-Removing Treatment. It makes use of a variety of Chinese medicine therapies, such as Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Foot Bath, Enema Therapy, Steam Therapy and so on to make you sweat, increase your urine output and improve bowel movement so as to remove massive waste products and excess fluid out of body. It can also dilate blood vessels to lower high blood pressure. Besides, it can regulate the abnormal immune system to fight against the disease. After about one week’s treatment, your swelling will vanish. And in urine, you will see floccules, which are those waste products. After about half month’s treatment, your high blood pressure will come down. Proteinuria will reduce. After about one month’s treatment, your disease will be stabilized. With treatment ongoing, you will feel better and better, and your disease won’t relapse easily.
Hypertension can cause further damage to your kidneys, so you should treat it as early as possible. If you are not satisfied with the steroid treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome, you can try our systemic Chinese medicine. For more information on our hospital and our treatment, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.