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Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a group of disorders that result from the formation and progressive enlargement of cysts in the kidneys without dysplasia, usually leading to renal failure.

Can PKD Patients Consume Cooked Plantain Stem

2014-08-28 03:37

Can PKD Patient Consume Cooked Plantain StemPKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease) is a genetic disorder and is characterized by a cluster of fluid-filled sacs on the kidneys. Many people are afraid of this kind of kidney disease can want to treat it with some natural Chinese herbs. So, some patients ask me whether PKD patients can consume cooked plantain stem.

What are the effects of plantain stem?

Plantain is one of traditional Chinese herbs that are usually used as diuretic. It has a bitter&astringent in taste but is popular among those with kidney disease.

For people with Polycystic Kidney Disease, they have their kidney to be damaged so that the kidneys cannot work normally to produce urine, regulate blood pressure and maintain the balance of electrolyte and acid-base. Plantain is a natural diuretic so it is always used to increase urine output so as to accelerate the discharge of wastes and toxins. By taking cooked plantain stem can help your kidneys to remove excessive wastes more adequately. It can help you relieve some symptoms like high blood pressure, proteinuria or hematuria and swelling, etc. Besides, plantain can also reduce cholesterol anti-coagulation and makes you alkalized.

To sum up, if you have Polycystic Kidney Disease, you can consume plantain stem. Cooking it and making plantain stem juice are both OK. As for the specific dosage, you can consult your doctor based on you own condition. You can also talk with our experts online for free suggestions.

Other natural treatment for Polycystic Kidney Disease

Micro-Chinese Medicine is an innovative treatment for various kidney diseases. It is also based on Traditional Chinese Medicines (TCM) but is used externally, which can get you rid of the bitter taste and some possible stimulation to the gastrointestinal tract.

What’s more, the effective ingredients can permeate into your kidney lesions directly through an osmotic device. Then, they will work by expanding blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and degrading extracellular matrix, which are to improve blood circulation so that your kidneys can work normally. As a result, your kidney cyst and be shrunk and the kidney function is also improved.

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