Stage 4 kidney disease means there is advanced damage to your kidney. If you do not take measures, it will develop quickly to end stage kidney disease. How to slow progression of stage 4 kidney disease?
What is stage 4 kidney disease?
In stage 4 kidney disease, your glomerular filtration rate (GFR) declines to 15-30 ml/min. It means less wastes and toxins are filtered from the blood in the unit time. As a result, wastes and toxins build up in the blood and cause a series of symptoms, such as loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting. Besides, the secretion function of kidney is also affect, resulting in anemia, high blood pressure, etc.
How to slow progression of stage 4 kidney disease
The most important is to take aggressive treatment. It is common to take medicines to control these symptoms and slow progression, for example, diuretics to ease swelling, ACE inhibitors and ARBs to control high blood pressure, steroids to reduce proteinuria and so on. But the only shortcoming is their side effects.
Traditional Chinese Medicine does not only contain the oral Chinese medicine but also external therapies, such as circle therapy, enema therapy, hot compress therapy, acupuncture and moxibustion. They can control your symptoms, regulate your whole body as well as improving kidney function. Compared with Western Medicine, it is natural but takes effect slowly.
Recently, Micro-Chinese Medicine Hot Compress Therapy becomes favored by more and more people. It is made based on Traditional Chinese Medicine but take effects quickly by penetrating the fully shattered herbs into the kidney directly.
Besides the aggressive treatment, you must follow a healthy diet, regular exercise, healthy lifestyle and so on. They also play a role in slowing progression of stage 4 kidney disease.
Through the above treatment, your kidney function will be improved so that it allows you to lead a much better life than now. For more information, please leave a message or send emails to firstname.lastname@example.org.