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Is There A Connection Between Stage 3 CKD and Migraine

2014-05-11 07:52

Is There A Connection Between Stage 3 CKD and MigraineQuestion: I am diagnosed with stage 3 of chronic kidney disease,and lately, I often feel migraine and I also feel nausea and vomiting occasionally. Is it related to Stage 3 CKD? Is there any solution to solve this problem?

Answer: Thanks for your inquiry. For your question, I’ll give you a detailed explanation. Indeed, there is a connection between Stage 3CKD and migraines.

A patient with stage 3 of chronic kidney disease has moderate damage. With decline of kidney function, some symptoms and complications will occur and migraine is included. What causes migraines in stage 3 chronic kidney disease?

Sleeping problem-- most patients have trouble in falling asleep due to their discomforts. Sleep quality cannot be assured, migraines will occur.

Anemia-- anemia can lead to migraine. Kidneys are important organs for secreting enough EPO (erythropoietin) which is responsible for producing enough red blood cells to satisfy your body need. Once kidneys are damaged, they will lost this ability and your body will lack of blood, resulting in anemia. If your migraine is induced by anemia, then obviously, curing anemia is important to overcome migraine.

Bad mood-- your emotion also plays a key role in preventing migraine. There are many symptoms and complications in stage 3 of chronic kidney disease, such as skin itching, nausea, fatigue, high blood pressure and so on. These discomfortable feelings may bring painful to your life, and affect your mood.

Now that we have got the reasons for migraine in Stage 3 CKD, the next step should be treating migraine.

1. Guarantee sleep quality.

2. Treat anemia.

3. Keep good mood.

4. Hot Compress Therapy.

Hot Compress Therapy is an important part in Chinese therapy. It is an external application of Chinese herbal medicines. The most important therapeutic effect of this therapy is that it can repair damaged kidney tissues and cells from the root.

Migraine is a common symptom in stage 3 chronic kidney disease. If you have a timely treatment, your illness condition will become better and better. Any questions, please tell us and we are glad to help you. You can also leave a message to

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