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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.

Chinese Medicines Treat Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)

2013-03-22 09:32

Chinese Medicines Treat Polycystic Kidney Disease To avoid dialysis and kidney transplant, more and more patients with PKD prefer to use Chinese medicines to stop the progression of their condition developing into renal failure. Why so many PKD patients would like to use herbal medicines? How do Chinese medicines treat Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)? Here, you can get the answer you want to know.

Why do so many patients with PKD want to use herbal medicines?

As we know, Polycystic Kidney Disease is a genetic disorder and incurable at present. According to clinical research, nearly 50% of people who have PKD have renal failure by age 60 and nearly 60% have renal failure by age 70. With renal failure, most of patients may have to rely on dialysis or kidney transplant to live. To prevent this tragedy, the best method is to stop the progression of PKD developing renal failure. However, no specific remedy in western medicine can help achieve this, so kidney experts try to find out some herbal medicines that can help stop this progression. In recent years, they have made some big breakthroughs and helped a lot of patients who have PKD.

How do Chinese medicines treat Polycystic Kidney Disease?

Chinese herbal medicines, compared with western medicines, all come from natural herbs including plant, leaf, root or flower with quiet few side effects. Some of them have been proven to have a big and effective benefit of shrinking patients’ fluid-filled kidney cysts and protect their kidney function. Here, we first introduce two kinds of Chinese medicines that can help treat PKD:

Lalang Grass Rhizome: It can be used as diuretic to make patients produce more urine, so wastes and toxins can be removed from the body via urine. In addition, it can also help alleviate hematuria and swelling, and lower high blood pressure.

Semen Plantaginis: It can help improve patients’ kidney function and accelerate the rate of kidney filtering urea acid, blood urine nitrogen and creatinine. The more wastes are discharged from the body, the better patients’ condition.

Individuals have a great difference in the use of medicines. According to patients’ condition, doctor will prescribe correct herbal medicines for them. If you are suffering from PKD and want to learn more about “Chinese Medicines Treat Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)”, you can tell the kidney experts online and let them explain more for you.

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