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How to Deal with Edema for FSGS Patients Properly

Provided by Expert Yang Hongtao on : 2015-02-17 15:51

How to Deal with Edema for FSGS Patients ProperlyMany FSGS patients had suffered from serious proteinuria and swelling. Such as legs edema, feet edema, face edema and eyelid edema. Why people get the disease and how to treat it with effective ways? If you have any question please ask our ONLINE DOCTOR directly for free.

First of all, why they got the disease and what should be pay attention to for FSGS patients?

The kidney filter has the function of filtering out extra fluid and waste products, keeping beneficial nutrition within blood. FSGS means that glomeruli can not work well to lead fluid and sodium maintaining certain area that legs, ankles, feet and etc. the worst thing is that a large of protein leaked from the blood into the body and lead to low plasma osmotic pressure.

Then we should make clear what medicine can help ease swelling.

1. Diuretic: It can increase kidney output, so as to take away more fluid and sodium. Besides western medicines, some herbal teas such as nettle leaf tea and dandelion root tea also have the property of diuretics. Therefore, if you have swelling and FSGS, you can choose one herbal tea.

2. ACEI and ARBS: If patients’ edema mixed in proteinuria and high blood pressure, these medications can help decrease high blood pressure and reduce protein leakage and to alleviate edema.

Finally patients should keep healthy diet plan.

Restrict the intake of fluid and sodium, develop a low-protein diet but enough high-quality protein, take in enough omega fatty acid that can help protect kidney function, eat some foods that have the effect of diuretics, including cranberries, onion, blueberries, etc.

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