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How Much Water Should I Drink a Day with Edema in Nephrotic Syndrome

2014-05-31 19:03

How much water should I drink a day with edema in Nephrotic Syndrome? When the patients are diagnosed with kidney disease, edema usually is a typical symptom, so is Nephrotic Syndrome. The patients with edema usually are advised to limit the intake of water, which troubles many patients with edema in Nephrotic Syndrome. Next, we will give you a satisfying answer.

Why the patients need to limit the water intake with edema in Nephrotic Syndrome?

Healthy kidneys are responsible to maintain the fluid balance in our body. For healthy people, we are recommended to drink 8 glasses of water, but for patients with edema, they should reduce the amount because their damaged kidneys can not remove the extra fluid from our body. If the patients drink more water, which can increase the burden of kidneys and aggravate edema. So the patients are advised limiting the water intake with edema in Nephrotic Syndrome.

How much water should I drink a day with edema in Nephrotic Syndrome?

The right amount of water intake plays an important role in alleviating edema and protecting kidneys. Generally speaking, the water intake of patients with edema a day is: 400-500ml+the urine volume of the previous day. And the specific water intake depends on the individual illness condition, if you want to know the suitable water intake for you, you can send us your inspection report, and we can design a proper water intake plan for you.

Except that the water needs to be controlled, you also need to change your diet. In general, the diet plan for the patients with edema in Nephrotic Syndrome is low-salt, low-fat, low-potassium, low-phosphorus, low protein, high vitamins and so on.

Besides, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is recommended to you. It can repair the damaged kidney and recover the declined renal function. Thus, it can treat edema in Nephrotic Syndrome from root.

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