How To Treat Hypertension and Proteinuria In Kidney Failure

2017-12-29 00:23

Treat Hypertension and Proteinuria In Kidney FailureHypertension and proteinuria can cause further kidney damage and speed up the progression into kidney failure. Well then, how to treat proteinuria and hypertension in kidney failure?

1. The following are some medicines to control high blood pressure.

Diuretics like hydrochlorothiazide, furosemide and spironlactone

Beta-receptor blocking agent like metoprolol and concor

Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEI)

Angiotensin II receptor antagonists

α receptor antagonists

2. Follow a strict diet

Patients with high blood pressure and proteinuria both need to follow a low sodium diet.Sodium intake should be less than 3g.If you have persistent proteinuria and swelling, you need to follow your doctor’s advice.

Proteinuria is the factor to speed up the decline of kidney function. How to slow down the progression?

24h urine proteinuria should be controlled below 0.5g which can block the progression of kidney function and improve glomerular filtration rate. If proteinuria is larger than 1g, it will worsen kidney function.

You need to follow two tips to reduce proteinuria.

1. Take medicines regularly and take a regular check up

Some medicines including steroids, immunosuppressants, pril hypotensive medicines and Chinese medicines can inhibit the leakage of proteinuria. Infection and diet can affect proteinruia. You need to take regular check up to control proteinuria into safety range.

2. Low but high quality protein diet and low sodium diet

The above are some common ways for high blood pressure and proteinuria. They are necessary but not radical. More importantly, kidney patients need to repair injured kidney tissues and improve renal function through dilating blood vessels,improving blood circulation, preventing inflammation and coagulation,degrading extracellular matrix and providing nutrients. When kidney function is improved, proteinuria and high blood pressure can be controlled from the root. If you want to know more information, you can leave a message below or consult our online doctor directly.

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