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What Causes Leg Cramping in Kidney Dialysis

2015-06-06 11:02

Leg cramping can be a painful in any circumstances. The cramping can be so painful that you can hardly move. Patients are wondering what causes leg cramping in kidney disease and more importantly, how to relive leg cramping in kidney dialysis.

Muscle cramping happens frequently in patients who are receiving dialysis. Muscle cramping can involve the arms, mostly commonly in the legs, but also can involve hands and abdominal.

There are numerous factors which directly contribute to muscle cramping in patients receiving dialysis including a decreasing body fluid volume in body, extremely low blood pressure, chances in electrolyte level in water balance, low sodium levels and magnesium levels in body, patients also are more likely to suffer from legs cramping due to there is low concentration of sodium in the dialysate bath and increased ultrafiltration required to remove excess fluid.

How to relive legs cramping in kidney dialysis ?

If patients suffer from legs cramping in kidney disease, it is important for them to keep warm.

The renal experts suggest that the most fundamental way for patients alleviate muscle cramping during dialysis is to keep way from dialysis as much as possible. The treatment for stopping dialysis should focus on improving kidney function. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is the best alternative treatment to avoid dialysis. The Chinese herbs contained in this therapy should be refined into powder and then collected into two medicated bags which should be put on patients’ low back area. With the help of osmotic machine, the active substances can penetrate into kidney lesions directly to promote blood circulation and dilate blood vessels, thus providing a health environment to help the diseased cells and kidney tissues repaired, recover their function gradually, help patients get fully recovery.

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