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Why Do You Lose Weight With Kidney Failure

Why Do You Lose Weight With Kidney Failure

For some renal patients, they have weight loss. Why do you lose weight with kidney failure? Read on to learn more information.

Causes of weight loss for kidney failure patients

-Poor appetite. With kidney failure, the kidneys are not able to remove waste products and extra fluid from body, so they build up in the blood, which can make you have nausea, vomiting, and gastrointestinal swelling so as to affect your appetite.

-The application of diuretics. Water retention can make you gain weight. When diuretics are used to flush out the excess water, your weight is reduced naturally.

-Dialysis. During two dialysis sessions, water builds up in the body. After dialysis, the excess water is removed, so weight is reduced.

-Diet restriction. To control the disease well, renal patients are often suggested to restrict diet, for example, to reduce protein intake. Improper diet restriction can cause weight reduction.

Underweight is not good for recovery, so importance should attached once you find the problem.

Treatment for kidney failure

Besides dialysis and conventional symptomatic treatment, Toxin-Removing Treatment can be used. This is a systemic treatment, which is composed of 9 therapies, namely

1. Dual plasma exchange therapy;

2. Traditional Chinese medicine detoxification therapy (oral Chinese medicine);

3. TCM blood-activating therapy (TCM infusion);

4. Cell (autoimmune cell) infusion therapy;

5. Cytokine infusion therapy;

6. Negative oxygen ion therapy;

7. Ozone therapy;

8. Supplemental therapy of trace elements and vitamins;

9, the formation of good living habits.

The above therapies can work together to eliminate waste products and extra fluid from body via urine, sweat and bowel movement. They can also restore the balance of anti-inflammatory cytokines and pro-inflammatory cytokines to reduce renal inflammation and control the disease from getting worse. Moreover, they can improve blood circulation and increase blood flow into kidneys so that enough essential elements such as oxygen, nutrients and active ingredients of medicine can be transported into nidus to speed up kidney recovery.

-After about one week’s treatment, your swelling will fade away.

-After about half month’s treatment, high creatinine, urea and uric acid level will be reduced.

-After about one month’s treatment, your illness condition will get under control, and renal function will get improved.

Why do you lose weight with kidney failure? Now you get the answer. If you still have any questions, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.

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