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Colon Dialysis For Stage 4 Kidney Disease

2013-09-18 11:08

colon dialysis, stage 4 kidney diseaseAre you going to choose colon dialysis if the condition develops stage 4 kidney disease which means the second advanced stage of kidney disease? The following information needs knowing and another treatment options for stage 4 kidney disease will be introduced here.

A person with stage 4 stage 4 kidney disease has advanced kidney damage with a severe decrease in the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) to 15-30ml/min. Colon dialysis as the third effective approaches after hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis is accepted by more and more patients with kidney failure. 75% of metabolic products and toxins are excreted by kidneys in healthy person, while the excretion of urea nitrogen, creatinine and uric acid and other harmful substances increases from 25% to 80% in stage 4 kidney disease patients. Colon dialysis can clean the night soil in the colon and the toxins in the body completely, which can decrease the reabsorption to the harmful substances and lessen kidneys’ burden. Moreover, colon dialysis can be very helpful in treating constipation and hemorrhage of digestive tract. There are many researches about colon dialysis in China and Japan, and it is a feature to use Chinese medicines to work as dialyzate.

For example, the major ingredients in dialyzate include Chinese rhubarb, dandelion, activated carbon, concha ostreae, honeysuckle and chrysanthemum etc. Activated carbon is good at absorbing toxins and wastes. Concha ostreae aims at lowering blood pressure and Chinese rhubarb and dandelion work for clearing away heat and harmful substances. Though colon dialysis can help patients with stage 4 kidney disease lower creatinine levels and relieve some symptoms without any side effects, it is a fact that it is unable to help patients treat the disease from the root.

In addition to colon dialysis and other types of dialysis treatment, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy can be another treatment option for stage 4 kidney disease patients. This treatment is a new development of Chinese herbal medicines, but used externally. Because it aims at saving kidneys by repairing kidney damage and recovering renal function, it becomes more and more popular around the world. If patients do not want to experience dialysis treatment, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy can become another treatment option. You can choose to leave a message below or email us to to tell us your confusions, we are glad to help.

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