Renal failure can not only affect the patient’s kidneys, it is actually a systemic disease because it will involve nearly every part of the body with continuous illness progression. It will cause a series of digestive and gastrointestinal disorders and symptoms including poor appetite, indigestion, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or even bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract.
Diarrhea usually goes away by itself. However if it can not be relieved or continues to causes pains and other symptoms, early and proper measures should be taken. Or it can cause dehydration, further increase high creatinine levels and worsen renal damages. Dehydration caused by diarrhea is especially dangerous to children, elderly people and weak people.
In most causes, diarrhea is harmless to the patient if lost fluids and electrolytes are replaced. However it will be necessary to have a test and have some proper anti diarrhea drugs if it still can not go away. Though renal failure is the very root cause of diarrhea, it is usually induced by the following factors including bacteria, viruses, infections, intestinal disease, ceratin foods or reactions to drugs.
Based on what is causing the diarrhea, different drugs will be prescribed. For example, over-the-counter medicines for diarrhea can prolong the problem if it is caused by bacteria or parasites. For children patients, the drugs and dosage for adults may be harmful to them. Therefore it is necessary for kidney failure patients to ask for doctor’s advice before using any anti diarrhea drugs for the sake of their kidney health.
Besides, more effective treatment that can help address kidney failure also has indirect but potent relief for diarrhea and other gastrointestinal disorders. Chinese medicines can help promote blood circulation and promote the excretion of wastes and toxins from the body. Active ingredients in Chinese medicines can also help achieve internal balances and repair damaged tissues so as to help improve kidney functions and treat all the symptoms from the very root.
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