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Why PKD Patients Suffer from Anemia

2014-12-24 11:08

Why PKD Patients Suffer from AnemiaAll of kidney disease patients will suffer from anemia, they just do not know why they suffer from anemia? And how to alleviate anemia on PKD?

What Causes anemia on PKD?

Polycystic Kidney Disease is characterized with numerous cysts in the kidneys, as time goes by, if left untreated, the number and the size of kidney cysts would get extend, as a result, the it will give much more pressure to normal tissues, leading them to lose their normal kidney function. The normal kidneys are responsible to produce a hormone called erythropoietin. The main function of it is to produce red blood cells. With the decreasing kidney function, insufficient red blood cells can not supply to the kidneys, heart or organs, leading patients to suffer from anemia. 

What are the treatment for anemia on PKD?

Dialysis. Dialysis cleans and eliminates toxic substances out of body by filtering blood, regulating blood pressure, keeping balance of chemicals such as potassium, sodium and phosphorus. You need to know that patients with dialysis also experience the side effects of dialysis, which is caused by repaid changes in your body’s fluid and chemical balance during treatment. Muscle cramping and anemia are the two main side effects of dialysis. Anemia also makes you feel weak, dizzy.

In fact, there is another treatments to deal with anemia on PKD.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotheray

This is a external application. Compared with oral medicines, the external application has the advantage of eliminating toxic substances completely because, in order to be absorbed effectively, the Chinese herbs are refined into powder and packaged into two medicated bags, and patients lie down on the two medicated bags, with the help of osmotic machine, the active substances can reach into kidney lesions directly, so as to anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation, expending blood vessels, degrading extracellular matrix.

On one hand, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy can prevent the growth of cysts in the kidneys through preventing the active substances from releasing in the kidney cells. On the other hand, it also can promote the permeability of surface of the kidney cysts.

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