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Why Does FSGS Effect Blood Pressure

Why Does FSGS Effect Blood PressureHigh blood pressure is a common complication of FSGS. It does not only cause further damage to the kidneys, but also increase your risk of heart attack. Why does FSGS effect blood pressure. After reading this article, you will find the answer. You can also get the answer directly from our online doctor.

Causes of high blood pressure for FSGS patients

-Sodium and water retention promotes blood pressure.

FSGS scars glomeruli gradually so as to make them not effective enough to remove the excessive sodium and water from the blood, which can increase blood volume so as to raise blood pressure.

-Ischemia increases blood pressure.

With the progression of FSGS, it is likely for your kidneys to suffer from ischemia and anoxia, which can stimulate the secretion of renin so as to raise blood pressure.

How to treat high blood pressure for FSGS patients?

Under normal circumstance, ACEI or ARBs are usually prescribed to help you control blood pressure. Besides, you can use diuretics, beta blockers, CCBs, etc.

Apart from medical treatment, you should limit the intake of sodium. Food such as pickles and canned food which are good source of sodium should be avoided.

It is also necessary for you to improve kidney function to remove sodium and excessive fluid from the blood. 4M treatment (Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Mai Kang Composition and various Medical Soup) can dilate blood vessels and remove stasis to increase blood flow into the kidneys so as to improve ischemia and anoxia. They can also draw out toxins from your body to reduce their damage to your body. Moreover, they can strengthen your immune system and lower cholesterol level as well as inhibit kidney inflammation and cease kidney fibrosis. After a period of treatment, your kidney function improves and blood pressure declines.

Why does FSGS effect blood pressure? With the progression of FSGS, blood pressure will increase higher and higher and it becomes difficult to bring it under control. Therefore, early treatment is needed to lower blood pressure for FSGS patients.

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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