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Leg Weakness After Dialysis: Cause and Treatment

2015-01-20 16:58

Leg Weakness After Dialysis: Cause and TreatmentNow dialysis has become one of the main treatments for end stage renal disease. Dialysis can help patients remit symptoms and prolong their life expectancy, accompanied with these benefits, long term of dialysis also can bring many complications. Leg weakness is the common clinic symptom after dialysis, which influence the normal activities of patients seriously. The severe pains urges patients to the cause and treatment for them.

The cause of leg weakness after dialysis:

1. Malnutrition: with the excreting of extra water and wastes, many nutrition also can be removed out of body, and dialysis often is accompanied with complications such as vomiting, poor appetite diarrhea and so on, in addition, the long time of strict diet plan limit the nutrition support. All of these can lead to insufficient heats, protein, vitamin and other micro-substances, causing malnutrition.

2. Exercises less: according to the related data, we found that the leg weakness also has a close relationship with less movements.

The treatment for leg weakness after dialysis:

1. Healthy life style: dialysis patients should adjust their daily diet, increasing the nutrition support, especially the high quality protein intake. In addition, patients also should have proper exercises to boost their immunity.

2. Traditional Chinese Medicine: Compared with dialysis, Traditional Chinese Medicine is more natural. To avoid the lose of medicine effects and make the medicine work best, the medicines is used by many ways such as steaming, hot compress, oral decoction, foot bath, acupuncture, medical bath and so on. The active substances has functions of promoting blood circulation to remove blood clots and cleaning toxins, with the pure and smooth blood circulation in whole body, the kidney damage and other tissues damage both can be stopped and kidney function also can be reversed at the most degree.

With enough fresh blood supply, the muscle can get enough nutrition they need, the leg weakness after dialysis also can be remitted. Traditional Chinese Medicine can do the thing dialysis fail to do, if you are interested, you can contact our online doctors, leave us messages or send email to, we will reply you within 24 hours.

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