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Swollen Ankles in Kidney Failure: Cause and Treatment

2015-03-10 15:46

Swollen Ankles in Kidney Failure: Cause and TreatmentSwollen ankles is the common and earlier symptom of kidney failure, it not only show the poor performance, but also influence the normal life of patients. All of these urge patients to know the cause and treatment for swollen ankles.

The cause of swollen ankles in kidney failure:

Due to the lose of protein and strict low protein diet plan, there are not enough protein in body to lock water in tissues. With the kidney function of excreting water declining , the water would are stayed in tissues spaces, leading to edema. At the work of gravity, water retention are easily to occur in the ankles, this is why swollen ankles can be fist sign of kidney failure.

The treatment for kidney failure with swollen ankles:

The use of diuretic and hormone is the common treatment for swollen ankles. Diuretic can help excreting water retention and hormone can reduce the lose of protein. However, once patients stop use of these medicines, swollen ankles occur again and the long time of taken these medicines are recommended with side effects such as toxins retention in kidneys and poor immunity.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is the best choice for CKD patients to reverse their kidney functions. The active substances in medicine has functions of expending blood vessel, anti-inflammation, anti-freezing and degrading extra cellular matrix. With the healthy blood circulation, the kidney damages can be blocked and GFR also can be promoted. In addition, with the nutrition in medicines, the injured renal cells can be repaired and kidney structure also can be restored. All in all, the medicine can help patients reverse their kidney functions.

When patients can urinate normally, the swollen ankles can be cured from root. Now if you want to know more information about our treatment for kidney failure, you can contact our online doctors, leave us messages or send email to, we will reply you within 24 hours.

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