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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.

Traditional Chinese Medicine for Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)

2013-07-12 14:47

Traditional Chinese Medicine for Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)

Many people with Polycystic Kidney Disease prefer to use traditional Chinese medicine to control their condition, because these medicines, compared with western medicine, have fewer side effects. However, what traditional Chinese medicine can help treat Polycystic Kidney Disease? How do these herbal medicines work?

The overview of Polycystic Kidney Disease

Polycystic Kidney Disease cause many fluid-filled sacs to develop in the kidneys and progresses to kidney failure quite slowly. With PKD, healthy problems commonly don’t occur until the age of 30-50, but nearly 50% of people with PKD develop kidney failure by the age of 60. At present, no specific treatment can treatment PKD completely, so what we can do is to stop the progression of patients’ condition developing kidney failure. The factors determine this progression including the cysts in the kidneys and PKD complications especially high blood pressure.

Traditional Chinese medicine for Polycystic Kidney Disease

From the above analysis, we can know traditional herbal medicines which can help shrink those fluid-filled sacs and control the complications must be helpful. Plantago asiatica and lalang grass rhizome are most common herbal medicines in this treatment. Both of them do have a great benefit in treating PKD.

Plantago asiatica: It has a great function of diuretic and anti-hypertension. High blood pressure and deposition of toxins and wastes in the blood can accelerate the progression of PKD developing renal failure, so that plantago asiatica is able to slow down this progression and treat PKD effectively.

Lalang grass rhizome: Through increasing blood circulation and the permeability of sac walls, this herbal medicine is able to make sac fluid discharged from the body through blood circulation. As a result, patients’ kidney cysts shrink spontaneously. What’s more, it can also increase the blood flow on the kidney and improve the kidney filtering function so that patients’ kidney function can be improved to some extent.

Of course, many other medicines must be added in the whole treatment, but accurate medicines can’t be prescribed for patients before knowing their medical condition in detail. If you are looking for traditional Chinese medicine for Polycystic Kidney Disease, you can tell the kidney experts online your condition or send your latest report to pkdclinic888@hotmail.comand then they can help you make a correct treatment plan.

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