Joint pain undoubtedly increases kidney failure patients’ sufferings and discounts the quality of life. If you are facing with the same problem, learn about the treatment for joint pain in kidney failure, and we do believe it can be helpful.
Firstly, we will see why joint pain happens in kidney failure. Vitamin D produced by kidneys helps the body absorb calcium and keeps bones strong. Once kidney function is impaired, inadequate vitamin D will affect calcium absorption, thus making bones become brittle. Also the impaired kidney function can cause electrolyte imbalance, resulting in the accumulation of phosphorus and loss of calcium.
The damaged kidneys are unable to remove the excessive uric acid out of body, the accumulation of uric acid in the blood will result in urate crystal and then rheumatism and then joint pain. What is more, dialysis patients may also suffer from joint pain due to the building up of protein called amyloid which may deposit in joints all over the body. This condition is more likely to happen to those kidney failure patients who experience dialysis for more than 5 years.
Well, what are the treatments for joint pain in kidney failure? Firstly, patients should reduce intake of foods which produce much uric acid, like beef, mutton and turkey, also lessen the intake of foods including high phosphorus level. Is that enough?
From the information about causes for joint pain, we can know that the impaired kidney function is the main reason, so the best way to treat joint pain becomes recovering renal function and making kidneys work again.
Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, a kind of Chinese medicine therapy, is commonly used in the clinic to treat kidney failure, of course it will be used with others like foot bath, medicated bath, oral Chinese herbal medicines, etc. With the improvement of blood circulation and recovery of kidney function, joint pain will be naturally relieved. You are welcomed to click Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy for Renal Failure to learn more, if having any questions, feel free to contact us.
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