IgA Nephropathy is a common kind of kidney disease which is characterize by inflammation on glomeruli. This damage is caused by excess immunoglobulin A, building up on surface of glomeruli. Here is specially about the treatment for class 4 IgA Nephropathy. Any questions, please email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get facts on IgA Nephropathy in class 4
Actually, there is no exact classification for IgA Nephropathy. If you are told by your doctor that you have class 4 IgA Nephropathy, you are likely to have severely damaged kidney function impairment. There are five stages of Chronic Kidney Disease. If your GFR (glomerular filtration rate) has reached very close to 15ml/min, dialysis is possibly in the near future.
Treatment for class 4 IgA Nephropathy
The goal of treatment is to control symptoms to prevent from Kidney Failure, also called End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Well then, it is not enough to solve the underlying problem.
Hypertensive drugs may be prescribed to decrease high blood pressure and reduce proteinuria. Diuretics are for relieving swelling. These medicines are helpful but may cause adverse effects when taken with large dosage and long term.
● Adjust diet habit
You are required to keep a low-sodium and low-protein diet. You should avoid salty foods like processed meat, fast food, canned soups and dried vegetables. In addition, protein-rich food like pork, poultry, some dairy produces, nuts and seeds are not good to be consumed.
● Improve kidney function
As long as kidney function can be repaired, all symptom can be completely relieved. For that purpose, I recommend you to take Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, which is an innovation of hundreds of Traditional Chinese Medicines (TCMs). The effective ingredients can permeate into kidney lesions, and improve blood circulation and reduce inflammation on glomeruli. Therefore, GFR can increase and kidney function can be protected and enhanced.
After being used for almost 30 years in our hospital, this therapy has been recognized by more and more patients. You can trust us!