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Can Nephrotic Syndrome Cause Constipation

Can Nephrotic Syndrome Cause ConstipationConstipation refers to bowel movements that are infrequent or hard to pass and it appears commonly in the children and elder people. And for Nephrotic Syndrome patients, constipation is also seen frequently, which brings them a lot of pain and helplessness. From this, more and more nephrotic syndrome patients eager to know the answer of can nephrotic syndrome cause constipation, or in other words, does constipation a symptom of nephrotic syndrome. Don’t worry, we would like to talk about this issue and the most effective management.

As a matter of fact, in addition to proteinuria, blood in urine, high blood pressure, constipation also can be considered as an important symptom of nephrotic syndrome patients, in some serious cases, some patients even only have one time stool per week. Well then, what are the causes of this symptom on earth?

Firstly, it should contribute to the strict limitation of your daily diet, such as low-fiber diet, not drinking enough water and dieting. As we all know compared with normal people, nephrotic syndrome patients are usually not allowed to eat freely in order to prevent the further damage of kidneys. In this situation, have more fresh vegetables and fruits that contain vitamins ad fibers can help relieve constipation. So from now on, go and consult immediately your doctors or talk with our online experts which vegetable and fruit you can not eat.

Secondly, for those who are undergoing dialysis or just experienced it, the complications of dialysis may cause constipation too. Because the pressure of peritoneal dialysis fluid in the abdomen can cause movement of the bowel to slow down, resulting in the likelihood of constipation in nephrotic syndrome. In this case, talk to your doctors to see is it necessary to change another treatment instead of dialysis. Here, we would like to recommend a natural method called hot compress therapy which almost has no side effects because all the herbs used in process are coming from the nature.

Hope the above suggestions can be helpful for everyone in difficulties. Finally, if you still have some unclear things about this topic: can nephrotic syndrome cause constipation, please contact us soon. Remember we are here for you all the time.

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