Steroid treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome is always the first step. Steroid-dependent patients refer to people who response to steroid therapy but cannot taper the treatment.
In that case, patients have to search for alternative medicines or therapies for managing Nephrotic Syndrome. Here are some suggestions, and you can follow it. Any questions, you can leave a message below or email to email@example.com, and we will reply you ASAP.
Treatment options for steroid-dependent Nephrotic Syndrome
Nephrotic Syndrome is characterized by massive proteinuria, swelling, hyperlipemia and hypoproteinemia. Traditional treatment, namely, steroids can only control the symptoms. While Immunotherapy aims at enhancing kidney function and restoring innate immune system. It has six steps, including accurate diagnosis, immune clearance, immune blocking, immune tolerance, immune regulation and immune protection. During each course, we will take different Chinese herbs and methods based on the patients own condition.
By this therapy, the immune complex deposition can be cleared up so that damaged glomeruli can be repaired. Then, these tiny filters can work adequately to filter wastes and toxins in the blood, thus reducing symptoms gradually.
This therapy is an innovation of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). It can date back to 2,000 years ago, and has been used widely in China. Recently, we have made a change, that is, micronizing the Chinese herbs into tiny powders. Then, put them into two bags and soak the medicines with potion. With osmotic device, the ingredients can permeate into kidney lesions directly through skin.
The active contents of Traditional Chinese Medicines have the function of dilating blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation, and extracellular matrixes degradation. All these functions are to accelerate blood circulation so that excessive fluid and wastes can be discharged by the kidneys.
The above two therapies are both to treating Nephrotic Syndrome by improving kidney function, so they are more effective than oral medicines. Since they cause few side effects, they are more natural than steroids. By taking the two therapies, patients can get a better life.
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