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Can Nephrotic Syndrome Cause Diabetes

2018-02-15 22:09

Nephrotic Syndrome, Nephrotic Syndrome SymptomsNot a few Nephrotic Syndrome patients suffer from diabetes as well. Can Nephrotic Syndrome cause diabetes? Go on reading to learn more information.

Nephrotic Syndrome can not cause diabetes.

Nephrotic Syndrome is a collection of symptoms, including massive proteinuria, heavy swelling, hyperlipidemia and hypoproteinemia. It is not a disease, so it can not cause diabetes.

Nephrotic Syndrome treatment may cause diabetes.

Conventional treatment for this disorder is to use steroids and immunosuppressants to suppress kidney inflammation and reduce proteinuria. In short-term, they are helpful, but in the long run, they have a lot of side effects, one of which is diabetes. Because the use of those medications can enhance glycogen in liver, promote the decomposition of glycogen, and inhibit the uptake and utilization of glucose by peripheral tissues, which leads to the increase of blood glucose.

How to combat diabetes caused by Nephrotic Syndrome treatment?

You can reduce the dosage of steroid intake or even stop it. In fact, besides steroids, you can try alternatives to have a good control of Nephrotic Syndrome. Here Toxin-Removing Treatment is recommended. It is also known as detoxification therapy. This treatment process is divided into two parts. The first part is to remove excess wastes and fluid out of body. A good blood environment can help the damaged kidneys heal themselves quickly. And it can also reinforce the effect of the medications you take. The second part is to use targeted treatment to eliminate renal inflammation so as to prevent further kidney damage. After about one week’s treatment, swelling will disappear. After about half month’s treatment, blood sugar level will decrease and be controlled. Proteinuria will reduce or even become negative. After about one month’s treatment, Nephrotic Syndrome will be brought under control, and renal function will be improved.

Can Nephrotic Syndrome cause diabetes? No, but the use of steroids and immunosuppressants for Nephrotic Syndrome can cause diabetes. For more information on Nephrotic Syndrome treatment, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.

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