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When Can Renal Patients Stop Medicine And What’s the Standard of Stopping Medicine

2017-07-19 06:43

When Can Renal Patients Stop Medicine And What’s the Standard of Stopping Medicine

Q: Can I stop medicine when my protein urine level isnormal?

Can I stop medicine because controlled blood pressure?

Well, the side-effect of steroid medicine is so bad, and when can I stop using them?

A: signs to stop medicine is not based on negative protein and occult blood, or controlled high blood pressure, it depends on weather renal cells is repaired or not. 。

If you have done some test such as renal fibrosis test and protein urine test and show your renal tissue is repaired, you can ask your doctor about weather you can stop or not, well, normally, you are not far away from stopping medicine.

Here are some tips for you to refer to decide weather you can stop medicine or not:

Conditions you can or have to stop medicines:

1. Hypotensor, or antihypertensive medicine. If you have intolerance of Losartan and perindopril antihypertensive drugs, even though they can protect your renal function and release protein urine, but when they cause hypopiesia, medicine should be reduced or stopped.

2. Renal minute lesion patients can stop immunotherapy agents, but the steroid medicine can not be stopped suddenly.

3. If you are taking steroid based medicine or immunotherapy agents, you can stop these placebo like Jinshuibao, Jingui Shenqi Pill.

4. If steroid medicine cause impaired vision, pills should be reduced or stopped.

5. When your white cells are reduced by medicine, then stop the cyclophosphamide;

6. When taking calcium supplements and increase serum calcium, medicine can be stopped or reduced.

But, in the following condition, you can not stop medicine on your own:

1. For Nephrotic Syndrome patients, even blood pressure is not high, Perindopril antihypertensive drugs can not be stopped, it can help protect kidney function s and reduce protein urine.

2. For Purpura patients, Benner Pury Hydrochloride and Dipyridamole Film should be used at least TWO years without stopping medicine.

3. For membranous nephropathy patients, after taking steroid medicine or immunotherapy agents, effect can be seen quickly. Or, at least 3 months later, it will.

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