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Muscle Cramps with 15% Kidney Function

2013-12-14 15:42

Some patients with 15% kidney function develop muscle cramps. Muscle cramps is a common symptom of kidney disease, especially kidney failure. With 15% kidney function, patients are suffering from kidney failure. What are the causes of muscle cramps with 15% kidney function? How to get rid of it?

The causes of muscle cramps.

Low blood calcium is the main cause of muscle cramps. Hypocalcemia is the most common symptom of kidney failure. Low blood calcium will elevate the activity of the muscles, causing muscle cramps.

High level of phosphorus in blood can also lower calcium level. The kidneys are not able to discharge extra phosphorus with 15% kidney function. So the phosphorus level will be elevated.

Vitamin D insufficiency is also one cause of low blood calcium.

How to deal with muscle cramps?

Diet treatment. Patients should mange a low-phosphorus diet to reduce the drop of calcium in blood. Besides, low-phosphorus foods are also good for the damaged kidneys. You are suggested to consume some foods that are rich in vitamin D to regulate calcium and phosphorus disorder. But you should follow your doctors suggestion for the proper amount.

Improve kidney function. In general, low kidney function is the basic cause of muscle cramps. So the root method is to improve kidney function. Some herbal medicine are effective in improving kidney function. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is an innovative form of herbal medicine. It can repair the damaged kidney cells by dilating blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and degrading extracellular matrix. The kidney function will be improved with the recovery of the damaged cells. So there will be phosphorus and calcium balance and muscle cramps can be prevented.

The herbal formula for muscle cramps with 15% kidney function differs from people to people. If you are interested in it, you can send me an email to, I will give you a detailed information.

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