Once diagnosed with Nephrotic Syndrome, you probably have many questions about this disease. Your main concern may be whether it can be cured or not. In the following, you can find the answer.
Can Nephrotic Syndrome be cured?
Nephrotic Syndrome is a set of symptoms related to dysfunction of the kidneys and is characterized by edema, heavy proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia, and hyperlipemia. Your doctor may recommend medications that may help control your signs and symptoms or treat complications of Nephrotic Syndrome. Medications may include: blood pressure medications, diuretics, cholesterol-reducing medications, blood thinners, glucocorticoid and immunosuppressor. After a period of treatment, these symptoms may disappear. But once you stop or reduce the dosage of drugs, or you catch a fever or something others, Nephrotic Syndrome is easily to relapse.
Honestly speaking, Nephrotic Syndrome can be cured. These treatments is just to minimize the symptoms. So it is necessary for you to inquire about the side effects and warning signs you need to watch for.
Alternative treatment to Nephrotic Syndrome
Since Nephrotic Syndrome can not be cured, you have to take medicines for long term, which may lead to many side effects, such as headache, nausea, increased appetite, rash, etc. Therefore, you had better take some natural remedies instead of western medicines, such as traditional Chinese medicine therapy. Some of its treatments include: taking Chinese medicine orally, hot compress, medication bath, cycle therapy, acupuncture and moxibustion, etc. They can effectively control your symptoms without side effects. If you are interested in such therapies, you can have a further study of them or leave us a message. We are glad to help you.
Do not lose hope even though Nephrotic Syndrome can not be cured. You can still live a normal life if your state of illness is under controlled. Best wishes!