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Why the PKD Patients Can Suffer From Insomnia

2014-08-25 17:02

Why the PKD Patients Can Suffer From InsomniaFor the patients with PKD(polycystic kidney disease), they are easy to suffer from insomnia. As we all know, sleeplessness is a real problem, because it can bring great pain and psychological burden to the patients. Then, why the PKD patients can suffer from insomnia? If you are a suffer of the disease, please read the following with patient, any questions, you are welcome to send an email to, and we will give you a proper answer at the first time.

1. Coronary artery disease and hyperphosphatemia

Studies show that the insomnia in PKD has a close connection with coronary artery disease and hyperphosphatemia. While, the two diseases are the common complications of kidney failure. PKD is an inherent kidney disease, as the development of PKD, the kidneys damage is worsening continually. So, they can induce coronary artery disease and hyperphosphatemia, that is to say, they are at high risk of insomnia.

2. Urinate frequently at night

It is well known that kidney is the main organ producing urine. For the patients with PKD, they have different degree renal damage, when the kidney damage is more than half of the kidneys, a series of symptoms and complications will occur. And urinate frequently at night is a very common symptom for the patients.

3. Bad mood

TCM think that mood is closely related to sleep. And bad mood usually affects the sleep quality and cause sleeplessness. For the patients with PKD, they are easy to experience depression and anxiety, which is a direct cause of insomnia.

The common causes of sleeplessness for PKD patients are listed, in order to improve this condition, you need to keep a good mood and build up the confidence of overcoming disease. In fact, except insomnia, the PKD patients also can suffer from other discomforts, such as high blood pressure, blood urine, low back pain and so on. Thus, timely and effective treatment is necessary. In China, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is a good choice for PKD, because it can remit the symptoms and complications from shrinking the kidney cysts and improving renal function. Interests? Please contact our online doctors or leave a message below, and we will answer you quickly.

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