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What to Take to Clear High Potassium for Renal Patients

2017-11-07 03:03

What to Take to Clear High Potassium for Renal PatientsBecause the damaged kidneys can not remove the excess potassium out of body, it is likely for renal patients to get high blood potassium level. High blood potassium can cause weakness, muscle cramp, nausea or even sudden cardiac arrest to lower your living quality and threaten your life. What to take to clear high potassium for renal patients?

If your blood potassium level is just a little higher than the normal range, you should

-reduce or avoid the intake of food high in potassium such as bananas, oranges, potatoes, tomatoes, etc.

-stop or taper the medications such as potassium-sparing diuretics, and ACEI.

-control the infections

-reduce tissue dissolution

-increase high sugar and high fat food or intravenous nutrition to ensure enough calory supply so as to reduce the release of potassium by catabolism in body.

If your blood potassium level is very high, you should

-Calcium agents such as calcium gluconate and calcium chloride can restrain potassium from going out of cells, and protect heart from being damaged by potassium.

-Regular insulin (RI)+glucose, β2 receptor stimulant or alkaline agent can be used to promote the intracellular transfer of potassium.

-Diuretics and sodium type exchange resin to increase potassium excretion.

If the above treatment can not help you lower high potassium, you may have to start dialysis. But for chronic kidney failure patients, once you start dialysis, you may have to live on dialysis forever. Here we can also recommend you a systemic Chinese medicine treatment, which can help you avoid dialysis. It is Toxin-Removing Treatment. This treatment can help increase your urine output, improve bowel movement and make you sweat so that more waste products and extra fluid can be taken away from body. After a short period of treatment, your high blood potassium level will come down. This treatment can also improve blood circulation and increase blood flow into damaged kidneys to provide them with enough essential elements to speed up kidney recovery. With the improvement of renal function, potassium can be passed out of body naturally.

What to take to clear high potassium for renal patients? Hope the above information can help you. If you can send a copy of your lab report to, renal experts from Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine can help you analyze it and give you detailed guidance on your condition.

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