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How to Lower the High Creatinine Level in Nephrotic Syndrome

How to Lower the High Creatinine Level in Nephrotic SyndromeNephrotic syndrome is a kind of kidney disease, which can be caused by many factors. When patients suffer from nephrotic syndrome, they will have gradually reduction of kidney function without effective treatment. High creatinine level is a common sign with severe kidney damage in nephrotic syndrome. And patients need to have effective treatment to help lower the high creatinine level in nephrotic syndrome.

Then what does high creatinine level mean for nephrotic syndrome patients?

Creatinine is the waste product of muscle metabolism, and it is mainly excreted by kidneys. When the kidneys are damaged severely, it means the kidneys have been damaged severely, and there are less than 50% kidney function. So if the creatinine level is higher than the normal level 0.5-1.3 mg/dl in nephrotic syndrome, it means their kidneys have been damaged severely. And there will be lots of toxins and wastes accumulation in blood, which will cause some severe symptoms, such as nausea, vomiting, skin itching, loss of appetite, swelling, high blood pressure, etc. Patients need to have early treatment to lower the high creatinine and slow down their progression.

How to lower high creatinine level in nephrotic syndrome?

1. Keep a well planed diet

A kidney-friendly diet can help reduce kidney burden and protect residual kidney function, which can help prevent elevation of creatinine level. Patients need to limit the meat intake and keep a low protein, low salt diet, all these will be helpful for their illness condition. Since the specific illness condition will be different from case to case, so patients need to make a well planed diet depending on their own illness condition. Want a diet plan? You can leave a message to us.

2. Dialysis

In general, if the creatinine level is higher than 5 mg/dl, patients will be recommended to take dialysis, which is a replacement treatment for end stage kidney failure patients. And it can help remove the toxins and wastes out, then it can help lower the high creatinine.

3. Herbal teas

Some herbal teas can also help lower high creatinine, such as dandelion root tea, corn silk tea, nettle leaf tea, etc. These herbal teas can help increase the urine output of patients, then it can help lower the high creatinine level.

4. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy

This treatment can help repair kidney damage and improve kidney function. Once the kidney function is improved effectively, it can help reduce the creatinine level from root.

Above are the treatment for nephrotic syndrome patients to help lower their high creatinine level, and we hope this will be helpful for them. If you still have any questions, you can ask online doctor, they will give you the professional suggestions.

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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