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High Blood Pressure for People with PKD: Cause and Treatment

2015-03-06 16:02

High Blood Pressure for People with PKD: Cause and TreatmentUsually, PKD often is accompanied with high blood pressure. Due to the hypertension, PKD patients would suffer symptoms such as headache, dizziness, nausea and vomiting and so on, even more serious, high blood pressure can accumulate the kidney fibrosis process. Then how and why high blood pressure would appear in people with Polycystic Kidney Disease? What can PKD patients do to remit the symptoms.

What is Polycystic Kidney Disease?

PKD is the abbreviation of Polycystic Kidney Disease which refers to that there are many small and big sac- fluids cysts spreading in kidneys. With the enlargement of cysts, patients would suffer symptoms such as high blood pressure, back pain, blood pressure and so on. More seriously, those cysts can grow large enough to cause Chronic Renal Failure in the long run.

Why and how PKD cause High blood pressure?

The high blood pressure caused by PKD is due to the clusters of cysts oppressing the normal renal tissues, resulting in the renal anoxia- ischemia. And the renal hypoperfusion would rise to the increase of rennin- angiotensin, accounting for the shrink of blood vessels, leading to high blood pressure.

How to treat PKD with high blood pressure?

In the view of treatments for Polycystic Kidney Disease, many current treatments such as ACE inhibitors, angiotensin II receptor blockers, those drugs remain the most recommended drugs to treat hypertension in patients with PKD. However, those medications may aggravate the illness condition and elevate the serum creatinine levels.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy can do the job well. The active substances in medicines has functions of expending blood vessels, promoting blood circulation and removing blood clots, so the high blood pressure can be lowered. In addition, the permeability of cysts walls can be increased, so the cysts fluids can flow back into blood and metabolized with blood circulation, shrinking the cysts. Besides, the active substances in medicine can inactivate the epithelial cells on cysts walls to inhibit the cysts fluids secretion, so the cysts can be controlled effectively.

With the cysts damages, the high blood pressure also can be remitted. Now if you want to know more information about our treatment for PKD, you can contact our online doctors, leave us messages or send email to, we will reply you within 24 hours.

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