Current Treatments and Pills for PKD
Polycystic Kidney Disease requires an early treatment which aims at dealing the symptoms and improving the kidney functions.
As the PKD develops, various symptoms and severe complications may appear. And then, the doctor may suggest the surgery to remove the larger cysts to avoid further kidney damages. The surgery is like a needle to puncture in to the kidneys, then abstract the cystic liquid from the cysts, the advantage of this surgery is remove the kidney cysts quickly.
Drugs and Medications
When kidney cysts are small, doctors usually do nothing or prescript some drugs to alleviate the complication. For example, if the patients present high blood pressure, doctors will suggest them to take the medicines for high blood pressure.
After years’ of dialysis, kidney transplant has to be put into the agenda. When you cannot make urine or just make a little urine, this treatment is very necessary. If you stop dialysis at this time, you may hardly sustain your life over time.
When the kidney cysts become big enough and kidney functions drop greatly, the doctors will suggest the patient to receive the dialysis to maintain the normal life, especially when their GFR is lower than 15.
Chinese therapists don’t suggest to deal with PKD only using western treatments and drugs. In the view of TCM, the key is to control the underlying kidney cysts and improve kidney function. Herbs can shrink the renal cysts naturally and repair the damaged kidneys. However, the TCM takes effects mildly and slowly. During the treatment, if mixed TCM and western treatments together, may some cases of PKD be reversed. Any help, you can contact email email@example.com