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How To Reduce Or Stop Potassium In Kidney

2015-04-25 02:17

How To Reduce Or Stop Potassium In KidneyHow to reduce or stop potassium in kidney? Kidneys maintain your body’s potassium levels, and high or lower levels are both dangerous. Well, how to reduce potassium level?

When kidneys fail, they cannot remove excess potassium, so the level builds up in the blood. High potassium in blood is called hyperkalemia, which may occur in people with advanced stage of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Some of the effects of high potassium include nausea, weakness, numbness and slow pulse.

To reduce potassium, you can try the following aspects:

1. dialysis

Dialysis is used to filter potassium from your blood if kidney function is seriously impaired.

2. water pills

High potassium patients can also take water pills to remove potassium via the urinary tract.

3. avoid high potassium food

Limit or avoid high potassium foods like avocados, bananas, dried fruits, kiwi, mangos, orange and orange juice, papaya and prune juice. Low potassium foods can be safely eaten such as apples, berries, grapes, lemon, canned pears, pineapple, plums and watermelon and so on.

4. improve kidney function

The root cause of high potassium level in blood is repaired kidney tissues and declined kidney function. Thus, reducing potassium radically needs to repair kidney damage and improve renal function. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is the on the basis of traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and it is an external application. Patients just need to lie on the bed to take this therapy. The active ingredients in this therapy can come to kidney lesion directly and have the functions of dilating blood vessels, preventing inflammation and coagulation, degrading extracellular matrix, providing nutrients for repairing kidney damage. Gradually kidney function can be enhanced. In this way, excess potassium can be removed from the body.

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