Creatinine is an important index to measure kidney function. That is why many kidney patients concern about their creatinine level. Will creatinine be elevated in Nephrotic Syndrome? Read on to learn more information.
Nephrotic Syndrome and elevated creatinine level.
Nephrotic Syndrome is a group of symptoms including massive proteinuria, swelling, hypoproteinemia and hyperlipemia. This disorder can be primary or secondary. If it is primary, it usually does not impair kidney damage if it is under control timely, thus it won’t elevate creatinine level. If it is secondary, the root cause such as Diabetes, Lupus or Purpura may cause kidney damage and elevate your creatinine level.
How to prevent high creatinine level for Nephrotic Syndrome patients?
Creatinine level usually does not increase until more than 50% of your kidneys are damaged. That is to say, if you want to prevent it from increasing, you should protect your kidney function to over 50%. Conventional treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome is just to use steroids and immunosuppressants to inhibit kidney inflammation and reduce proteinuria. This is stopgap measure. In Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital, we combine Chinese medicine with western medicine. And Chinese medicine is the major treatment. Here take Toxin-Removing Treatment for an example.
It takes advantage of numerous Chinese medicine therapies such as Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Foot Bath, Enema Therapy, Navel Therapy and oral Chinese herbal medicine to expel massive waste products and extra fluid from body to make internal environment good for kidney self-healing and other medication application. It can also dilate blood vessels and remove stasis to improve blood circulation and increase blood flow into damaged kidneys to supply nidus with enough essential elements so as to speed up kidney recovery. After about one week’s treatment, swelling will disappear. After about half month’s treatment, proteinuria will decrease. After one month’s treatment, your disorder will be under control. With treatment going on, proteinuria will turn negative. And no matter it is refractory proteinuria or swelling, they can be controlled well and won’t relapse easily.
Will creatinine be elevated in Nephrotic Syndrome? Without timely and effective treatment, it will. Therefore, it is better for you to take treatment as early as possible to prevent further kidney damage. For more information on our hospital and our treatment, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.