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How to Eliminate Moon Face with FSGS

Question: Hi, I was diagnosed with FSGS this past week, but I have been dealing with kidney issues for over s year now. I am having a very hard time dealing with this. I am on steroid and cyclosporine and 2 different kinds of blood pressure medicines and they are reaking havoc on my body. Now I got “moon face”. Could you give me some suggestion for it?

How to Eliminate Moon Face with FSGSAnswer: Moon face is a common side effect of steroid treatment. Steroid is the most common used treatment for FSGS patients to control proteinuria. This kind of medicine can inhibit kidney inflammation and decrease permeability of capillaries so as to reduce the leakage of protein. Besides moon face, it has many other side effects, such as high blood pressure, high blood sugar, bone disease, mood change, etc.

How to eliminate moon face with FSGS?

When you stop the medicine or reduce its dosage, moon face disappears gradually. Besides, you should follow a reasonable diet with less salt, less protein and more fresh vegetables and fruits. And add a bit more aerobic exercise into the routine is also helpful for you to control weight gain.

However, once you stop steroid treatment, it is easy for proteinuria to come back again. In such case, you should use some treatment to replace steroid.

TCM treatment for FSGS

Here we recommend Traditional Chinese Medicine treatment. No matter these external therapies like Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and foot bath or oral Chinese medicine like Mai Kang and decoction seldom have side effects if you use them under the instruction of your doctor.

These therapies can expand blood vessels and remove stasis to increase blood flow into the kidneys so as to improve ischemia and anoxia in the kidneys. They can also remove immune complexes and waste from body so as to eliminate kidney inflammation. Besides, they can degrade extracellular matrix to stop kidney fibrosis. Compared with steroid treatment, TCM treatment can help you solve the kidney problem from the root and improve kidney function.

Moon face may affect your appearance and confidence. If you have had enough the side effects of steroids, you can choose the natural treatment. For more information, please contact online doctor or leave a message below.

Hope the above information is helpful for you. If you have any other questions on kidney disease or want to get more personalized and professional treatment suggestions, please leave a message below.







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