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Ammonia Smell And Kidney Failure

2013-08-03 11:21

Ammonia Smell And Kidney FailurePatients with kidney failure may have ammonia smell or smell of urine. When they have ammonia smell, they feel poor appetite, nausea or vomiting. Sometimes whey they eat their favorite food, they may find the taste has changed. And patients with kidney failure feel embarrassed when they talk with other people. Why do patients with kidney failure have ammonia smell?

For patients with kidney failure, their kidney function has impaired seriously, waste and toxins especially nitrogenous waste compounds, like urea nitrogen can not been expelled out their body, so these toxins build up in the body. Bacteria in the intestines contains urease which can decompose urea and then produce ammonia. Therefore, patients with kidney disease have ammonia smell. Experienced doctor can rough estimate the level of urea nitrogen according to the smell in patients’ mouth. Patients may also feel that when they get better, the ammonia smell is light. But when kidney disease is deteriorating, the ammonia smell is heavy.

How to treat ammonia smell in kidney disease? The key is to repair your kidney function. In addition, you need to be careful of your life style, and keep a healthy lifestyle.

Repair kidney function

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotheropy: It is a traditional Chinese treatment. Through Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotheropy, a lot of injured kidney cells can be repaired, and kidney function can be improved. As long as much more nitrogenous waste compounds are discharged from blood, problem of ammonia smell in mouth gets alleviated.

Immunotherapy: Immunotherapy is not an independent Chinese treatment or western treatment, but a combination of western medicines and Chinese herbs. By combining them and make full use of their advantageous effectively, kidney function can be improved and ammonia smell in mouth can be remitted successfully.

Healthy lifestyle

Patients with kidney failure need to pay attention to their life habit. In the diet, they can’t eat much fired food which can increase a lot of wastes and toxins. They should eat some vegetables and fruit, but remember to choose the right vegetables and fruits according to the specific illness condition. Besides, they need to pay attention to the personal hygiene. They can strengthen the care of oral cavity and often brush their teeth.

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