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Ammonia Smell And Kidney Disease

2013-08-28 08:31

Patients with kidney disease may have ammonia smell or smell of urine in their mouth. When they have ammonia smell, they feel poor appetite, nausea or vomiting. Sometimes when they eat their favorite food, they may find the taste has changed. Some patients with kidney disease feel embarrassed when they are talking with other people.

Why do patients with kidney disease have ammonia smell?

For patients with kidney disease, their kidney function has been impaired more or less, waste and toxins especially nitrogenous waste compounds, like urea nitrogen can not been expelled out their body. So these toxins build up in the body. Bacteria in the intestines contains urease which can decompose urea and produce ammonia. Therefore, patients with kidney disease have ammonia smell. In China, experienced doctor can rough estimate the level of urea nitrogen according to the smell in patients’mouth and make a judgment. Patients may also feel that when their illness gets better, the ammonia smell is light. But when kidney disease is deteriorating, the ammonia smell is heavy.

How to treat ammonia smell in kidney disease? The key is to repair your kidney function. In addition, you need to be careful of your life style and keeping a healthy lifestyle.

Healthy lifestyle

Patients with kidney failure need to pay attention to their life habit. In the diet, they can’t eat much fired food which can increase a lot of wastes and toxins. They should eat some vegetables and fruits. Besides, they need to notice their own hygiene. They can strengthen the care of oral cavity and brush their teeth at least two times per day.

Repair kidney function

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy: it is a traditional Chinese treatment which can enlarge blood vessels and promote the blood microcirculation. This process helps to supply enough blood and oxygen to the kidneys. Through Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, lots of impaired intrinsic renal cells are repaired, and kidney function becomes strong. Repaired kidneys can filter out nitrogenous waste compounds from the blood. Thus, your ammonia smell become light or lost.

Immunotherapy: it is a special treatment to rebuild your immune system and then enhance your kidney function. Immunotherapy has six steps: immune diagnosis, immune clearance, immune blocking, immune tolerance, immune adjustment and protection. Through the six steps, renal function will be repaired effectively.

For patients with kidney disease, they have to pay attention to their lifestyle and accepting treatment to repair kidney function. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and Immunotherapy are featured treatments for treating kidney disease in our hospital. You can get more information in the free online service.

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