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Nephrotic Syndrome & Glucocorticoid

Provided by Expert Yang Hongtao on : 2014-04-14 14:33

Nephrotic Syndrome & GlucocorticoidNephrotic Syndrome is a group of clinical syndrome that may be caused by various reasons. Thus it can not reflect the severity of the disease condition. Nephrotic Syndrome is mainly characterized by the increased permeability of GBM (glomerular basement membrane). And then there are main 4 obvious symptoms of Nephrotic Syndrome:massive proteinuria,hypoproteinemia,highly edema and hyperlipidaemia. It may be caused by various reasons,which maks it more difficult to treat fundamentally. ONLINE DOCTOR can help you get more information quickly and directly for free.

In Western,doctor may advise you to take glucocorticoid to control the inflammatory response to avoid the deterioration of disease. Besides,some cytotoxic drugs and immunosuppressant are also be taken to control and relieve their disease condition. Here the article can help you learn more about your disease and the drugs you take.

Glucocorticoid is a kind of steroid hormone that be secreted by adrenal gland. Here the medicine we usually use is a kind of synthetic drugs by human. It can be used to control and reduce the inflammatory response. Besides,it can also stimulate the hematopoietic function and so on.

In clinic,glucocorticoid can relieve the leakage of protein and inhibit the hyperplasia for Nephrotic Syndrome patients. Thus it is often used to control and relieve their kidney disease. You may be the one who is taking the glucocorticoid to control your disease condition. You may just know the curative effect of it and do not feel the discomfort caused by it.

Actually,glucocorticoid may also cause some severe side-affects that may affect patients daily life. Long-term intake of glucocorticoid will reduce the immunity,causing patients are easier to be infected. Besides,glucocorticoid mya also induce the high blood pressure and arteriosclerosis. Especially for children,it may even influence their growth and development.

TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) do not recommend patients to take much glucocorticoid. I hope you can try a kind of conservative therapy to remedy your disease.

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