IgA nephropathy is an autoimmune disease, and patients will get gradually reduced kidney function. With development of this disease, patients can get some severe symptoms, and hypertension is a common one. Then what should be treatment for this symptoms? In following article, you can get further understanding.
Here are some suggestions of treatment for IgA nephropathy and hypertension.
- Diet treatment
Limit the salt intake. Too much sodium intake can cause fluid retention in blood vessels and increase blood pressure, so patients should keep a low salt diet.
Avoid foods high in cholesterol. Because these foods can cause blood viscosity and increase the risk of getting heat disease, thus can also worsen the kidney function. Therefore, patients should limit the foods like animal giblets, egg yolk, fish egg, crab, whole milk, fat meat, etc.
Reduce intake of protein. Too much protein intake will produce more metabolism, which can increase kidney burden and cause further kidney damage, so patients should take proper amount of high quality protein.
- Medical treatment
Take medicines to lower high blood pressure, such as ACEI, ARBs, etc. But patients should follow the advice of their doctors, and choose right dosage of medicines.
Since hypertension in IgA nephropathy is mainly related with kidney damage, so patients should take treatment to repair damaged renal cells and improve the renal function. Here, we suggest the Chinese medicine treatment, like Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Immunotherapy, Toxin-Removing Treatment, etc, to improve kidney function. In this way, hypertension can be reduced from root.
Both diet and medical treatment are important for IgA nephropathy patients to get a better prognosis. If you want to learn more, you can send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, or you can also contact with whatsapp +8613373397217. We will do best to help.