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What Does It Mean When You Are Steroid Dependant for Nephrotic Syndrome

2018-03-27 03:45

What Does It Mean When You Are Steroid Dependant for Nephrotic SyndromeSteroids are widely used in Nephrotic Syndrome treatment. According to its effect, patients are classified into three types, namely steroid-sensitive, steroid-dependant, and steroid-resistant. What does it mean when you are steroid dependant for Nephrotic Syndrome? Read on to learn more information.

Steroid-dependant means that you have to take steroids for long-term, because once you taper its dosage, the disease comes back. But we all know that steroids have many side effects, such as weight gain, moon face, depression, memory loss, mood swing, etc. For children, they may even affect growth and development. What is worse, they can suppress immune system so that you get infections more easily than before. Studies show that many Nephrotic Syndrome patients die of infections. Therefore, you had better not keep on steroid treatment for long-term.

Alternatives for Nephrotic Syndrome

Besides steroids, you can try Toxin-Removing Treatment, which is also known as Detoxification Therapy. This treatment has been practiced in Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine for years and proved to be effective.

Actually this is a systemic Chinese medicine treatment, which includes Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Foot Bath, Enema Therapy, Steam Therapy, Cycle Therapy, etc. It can help clear waste products and extra fluid from renal inherent cells and blood to make internal environment good for kidney self-healing and other medication application. It can also dissolve stasis and dispel it from blood vessels to ensure blood flow fluent, and then enough essential elements such as oxygen, enzymes, amino acids and active ingredients of medicine can be transported into nidus to speed up kidney recovery. After about one week’s treatment, swelling or edema will disappear. After about half month’s treatment, proteinuria will decrease or even turn negative. After about one month’s treatment, Nephrotic Syndrome will be under control. Because both your renal function and immunity get improved, the disease won’t relapse so easily as before.

What does it mean when you are steroid dependant for Nephrotic Syndrome? You can try alternatives for the disorder. If there is not such a treatment in the local, welcome to Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine. For more information on our hospital and our treatment, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.

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