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Why Do Kidney Failure Patients have Ammonia Smell in Mouth?

Provided by Expert Yang Hongtao on : 2014-03-11 16:21

Why Do Kidney Failure Patients have Ammonia Smell in Mouth?For some Kidney Failure patients,they may feel that there is ammonia smell in their mouth. This symptom may be more obvious in patients with ESRF or in late stage.

So why does the Kidney Failure cause ammonia smell? What should patients do when they discover this symptom?

In fact,owing to the strong compensatory function,even if only 75% of kidney function can maintain body environment. Due to the chronicity and complexity,patients usually may not feel uncomfortable or discover the disease,which often makes patients lose the best chance to treat. Ammonia smell is one of the common symptoms of Kidney Failure in early stage.

Because of the damaged kidneys,toxin in blood,like urea nitrogen,can not be eliminated from body and it may accumulate in body. Then urea may broken down into ammonia by the urease of germ in intestinal tract. Ammonia will stimulate the gastrointestinal mucosa. Therefore patients may have ammonia smell in mouth.

For patients with Kidney Failure,ammonia smell is a more obvious to patients who need to pay attention to their disease condition. Generally speaking,ammonia smell often occurs in early stage of Kidney Disease. In this case,the timely and effectively treatments can control,relieve even reverse the disease condition. So it is necessary for patients to take a proper treatment to control and relieve the symptoms.

TCM offers several therapies to treat the Kidney Failure,such as Immunotherapy and Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. Compared with Western Medicine,Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy has less side-affects to remedy the renal disease fundamentally. It can control the high blood pressure and inflammatory response to relieve the symptoms and complications. Thus it provides a better space for renal repair.

If you have other questions about your disease,you can ask the live doctor or Email to kidney-healthy@hotmail.com about your disease condition and we are glad to offer you more detailed and profession guidance for you freely and timely.

Hope this can help you.


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