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Low Blood Sugar After Dialysis with Diabetes and Kidney Failure

2014-08-25 11:04

At present, diabetes is a main reason that causes ESRD in the world. When kidney failure caused by Diabetes develops into serious stage, the patients usually can recommend the patients to receive dialysis. But, some patients suffer from low blood sugar after dialysis with diabetes and kidney failure, that is why? How to prevent it? Next, we will give you the answer, we hope you can pay attention to it.

Why the patients with diabetes and kidney failure can suffer from bow blood sugar after Dialysis?

One of the reasons is dialysate. Several studies have found that sugar-free dialysate is easy to cause low blood sugar. Besides, during the dialysis, the patients has strict dietary requirement, if the foods they eat can not satisfy their demand, adding to insulin metabolization disorder, which also is a main factor that leading to low blood sugar. In addition, dialysis is used to purify blood and remove the small molecule substances out from blood. While, at the same time, it also can eliminate some sugar and vitamins, because they belong to small molecule material. Much sugar is filtered out from blood, which can cause low blood sugar.

How to prevent low blood sugar after dialysis with diabetes and kidney failure?

According the above introduction, the causes of low blood sugar after dialysis are sugar-free dialysate, malnutrition, dialysis. Thus, we can prevent it from the three reasons. First, using the 1g/L glucose dialyzate. Second, taking enough foods to meet your needs under your doctor’s instruction. Third, replenish the sugar in time. Besides, you also need to know about the symptoms of dialysis, and they are weak, sweat, palpitations, hunger, inattention, confusion and even convulsions, coma, etc. Once you are suffering from these discomforts, you need to take some measures with the help of your doctors.

In conclusion, low blood sugar is very dangerous for the patients, so they need to pay attention to it and prevent it. Besides, it is a good choice for you to receive some Chinese medicine treatments during dialysis, because they can help you remit or avoid the side effect of dialysis and get better effect. If you want to know our Chinese medicine treatments, you are welcome to send an email to or leave a message below, and we will reply you as soon as possible.

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