Minimal change disease is the common reason of nephrotic syndrome in children, it also occurs in adult. Some minimal change disease patients are suffering from swelling of whole body. So this article will give the answer to relieve swelling in minimal change disease with no relapse.
In minimal change disease, glomerulars are damage that it can not work in normally. So patients will have a series of complications including: foamy urine,swelling,weight gain and proteinuria.
How to relieve swelling of whole body in minimal change disease?
The first, we must know what cause swelling?
Glomerular filtration barrier can not stop the protein flowing to urine, so that there will be proteinuria in minimal change disease patients. Protein has the function to hold the water, so that lots of protein leaks out that patients be swelling in body.
So we need to repair the glomerular filtration barrier. Hormones can only control the symptoms in a short time that it can not repair the damage kidney. Otherwise, there are lots of side effects of hormones for children including: moon face, increasing weight, nervous, depressed, affecting the growth and so on.
So lots of experts develop the alternative treatments for swelling of whole body in minimal change disease patients. The alternative treatments are used chinese herbal medicines to repair the glomerular barrier, so that it can relieve the proteinuria. With the treatments, lots of patients’ protein is negative and swelling disappear with no relapse.
How alternative treatments repair the glomerular filtration barrier?
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated bath, Foot bath, Hot Compress Therapy, Immunotherapy, Toxins-Removing Treatments, Moxibustion, Acupuncture all have good effects on expending the blood vessels, improving blood circulation, promoting the metabolism for repairing the glomerular filtration barrier.
So alternative treatments can help relieving swelling of whole body in minimal change disease. If you want to know more details of the alternative treatments that you can consult the online doctor, or please contact: