Do people with IgA Nephropathy have pain in their knees? In fact, knee pain is a common symptom of IgA Nephropathy. What causes knee pain? How to treat knee pain? In the following, you will have a general knowledge. If you would like a personalized treatment plan, please contact online doctors or leave a message below.
Knee pain may be caused by calcium deficiency. Food restriction, not enough vitamin D and high phosphorus level all contribute to calcium deficiency. As a result, bones become brittle and prone to pain.
In this case, you should supplement moderate calcium. Supplement of vitamin D and lowering phosphorus level are also helpful.
Knee pain may be related with uric acid. Kidney is the main organ to remove it. Once damaged, too much uric acid builds up in the body and forms into urate crystal. Joint pain occurs when crystal deposits on the joint.
In this case, you should try to lower uric acid in your body. Probenecid can help your kidneys eliminate uric acid and allopurinol can block the production of uric acid. And healthy diet also plays an important role.
Almost all medicines have side effects. The medicines you take such as corticosteroids may cause knee pain and other side effects.
In this case, you should reduce the dosage of this medicine, or change this medicine into other ones. Traditional Chinese Medicine almost comes from nature, which has few side effects. They can not only control symptoms, but also regulate your whole body into a harmonious one.
The above information can not stop you from seeking advice from your doctor. If you suffer from knee pain with IgA Nephropathy, you had better talk with your doctor first and then find the corresponding causes. Only in this way can you receive correct treatment quickly.