Fenugreek is often used as both herbal medicine and condiment in cooking. In many countries such like China and India, fenugreek has been given to help treat Chronic Kidney Disease. How does fenugreek help treat kidney disease?
For people with kidney disease, their biggest concern is their kidney damage and decline of kidney function. Therefore, they always try their best to find some treatments to protect their diseased kidneys for maintaining their basic life. The clinical researches have proven the protective benefits of fenugreek for kidneys. In some cases, this herb even can reverse kidney to a near-normal condition, if kidney disease is due to chemical damage.
Then, if patients are at a a risk of kidney stone or their kidney damage is due to kidney stone, fenugreek indeed can do a lot for them for its property of protecting against formation of kidney stones. From this point, fenugreek is able to help treat kidney stone.
Additionally, fenugreek is one herb that has antioxidant property. Since diseased kidneys can cause extra wastes and toxins to build up in the body and abnormal blood circulation, kidney disease patients usually have low immune system. In this condition, foods or supplements that can improve patients’ immune system and prevent inflammatory reactions are needed urgently, while fenugreek is just in accord with this requirement.
Another benefit is to ease patients’ back pain. If patients have PKD, IgA Nephropathy or other chronic kidney disease, they may experience back pain easily. Fenugreek is able to ease patients back pain through nourishing damaged kidneys.
Although this herb can provide so many benefits for kidneys, you should also pay attention to their consumption. If not, fenugreek may cause some side effects and worsen your condition. To be responsible for your safety, you had better consult the online doctor about the amount that you can take before using.