Natural Remedies For Polycystic Kidney Disease
Polycystic kidney disease often cause the patients to have back pain, high blood pressure, infections, hematuria, swelling and other symptoms with the continuous growth of the renal cysts in the kidneys.
Conventionally prescribed drugs, surgeries can relieve symptoms,but at the same time patients also suffer from these drugs and surgeries. What is more, they will cause some injuries and damages to the kidneys. Since PKD will accompany the patients for life-long time, it is very important to seek a natural remedy.
Dandelion is a natural herbal medicine that has been proved to be very effective for PKD patients. It has diuretic property so as to help relieve fluid and sodium retention and improve the kidney’s filtering ability to excrete more wastes and toxins from the kidneys and blood. What is more, it is natural and does not cause any renal toxicity as conventional diuretic drugs.
Dandelion can help improve the patient’s immune system conditions, cellular immunity and humoral immunity so as to reduce the incidence of infections and improve the body’s self-repairing abilities.
Bearberry is another natural remedy for PKD patients and it has good effects on treating urinary tract infections as well as preventing cyst infection and kidney infection. Bearberry has antibacterial property and that is why it is very effective at preventing and treating infections. It can be seen as a herb or it can be seen as a food, therefore it is very natural and safe for PKD patients. Bearberry can also function as a natural diuretics.
Misai kucing is a natural herb in Indonesia that is widely used to treat PKD, hypertension and diabetes. It also have diuretics properties and can help increase urine flow in the kidneys and help flush more wastes and salt deposition in the kidneys.
Though these herbs are all natural, it is necessary to consult the doctors before taking any herbal medicines in case it has any adverse reactions with the drugs and medicines that you are taking now. According to your specific illness and physical conditions, you doctor can tell what is the proper dosage for you.