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Causes And Treatment For Gouty Nephropathy

2015-08-30 08:12

Causes And Treatment For Gouty NephropathyGouty Nephropathy refers that blood uric acid is produced too much or excreted too less, causing hyperuricemia. Hyperuricemia can cause kidney damage. The manifestation of gouty nephropathy include kidney stone, small molecular proteinuria, swelling, frequent urination at night, high blood pressure, blood in urine and injured renal tubular function. Well then, what are the causes and treatment for gouty nephropathy?

1. Causes of gouty nephropathy

Increased uric acid generation and underexcretion uric acid are two leading causes of gouty nephropathy.

2. Treatment for gouty nephropathy

Dietary therapy

Low purine diet

Patients should follow a low purine diet such as flour, onion, fruits, milk and eggs. Foods like offals, lentils, spinach and cauliflower should be avoided or limited because these foods contain high purine.

Drink more water

Fluid intake every day should be 2500-3000ml. And eat more fruits with more fluid. Through increasing urine output, it helps kidneys to discharge uric acid to reduce damages on kidneys.

Limit sodium intake

Gouty nephropathy patients also need to limit sodium intake and it is proper for patients to eat 2-5g per day.

Eat more alkaline foods

Vegetables and fruits are alkaline foods, which is beneficial for discharging uric acid.

Avoid excitant foods

Spicy and excitant foods should be avoided.

Chinese medicines

Some Chinese medicines help repair injured kidneys and improve kidney function. On the basis of traditional Chinese Medicine, we create an innovation Chinese Medicine Treatment called Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. With the help of osmosis device, the active ingredients can come into kidney lesion directly. Through expanding blood vessels, preventing inflammation and coagulation, degrading extracellular matrix and providing necessary nutrients, injured kidneys can be restored to some extent and gradually kidney function can be improved. When kidney function is improved, excessive uric acid can be discharged out of the body so as to reduce damages on the kidneys.

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