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    Common Chinese Medicines for Stage 4 CKD

    2014-05-05 08:28| Font Size A A A

    Common Chinese Medicines for Stage 4 CKDFor patients with CKD, stage 4 CKD means patient’s kidney function is damaged severely, and patients may need dialysis before long if their condition can not be well controlled.

    Chinese medicine will be a great help for patients with stage 4 CKD to improve their condition, because Chinese medicine can reach the effect of repairing patient’s kidney damage and improve patient’s kidney function, which can even reverse the stage of CKD. Well then, patients may have this curiosity, what are the common medicines for stage 4 CKD?

    In fact, some medicines of Chinese medicine are often used in treating kidney disease, which will also be used in treating stage 4 CKD.

    1.Radix Astragali:

    Radix astragali is a common traditional Chinese medicine, which has the effect of improving patient’s immunity by promoting patient’s qi circulation. Besides, this medicine can also reduce patient’s blood pressure, and it can also be used to treat proteinuria.

    2.Corn Stigma:

    Corn stigma is a common Chinese medicine, which contains substances like fatty oil, volatile oil and alkaloid, which has obvious diuretic effect. Besides, this medicine can also be used to inhibit proteinuria.


    Leech is a medicine which has the effect of promoting blood circulation and removing out blood stasis. This medicine can help solve the problem of blood clotting in patient’s kidney.

    4.Chinese gall:

    Chinese gall is also a medicine which can help reduce the leaked protein from kidney. Thereby, it is also a medicine which is effective in treating proteinuria.

    5.Leonurus japonicus:

    Leonurus japonicus is also a medicine which can promote patient’s blood circulation and remove blood stasis, and it also has the effect of inhibiting the formation of thrombus. Besides, this medicine is also effective in removing edema.

    Besides, many other Chinese medicines can also be used in treating stage 4 CKD, like Cordyceps sinensis, lumbricus, ligusticum wallichii, etc.

    But Chinese medicines can not be used blindly, and they should also be prescribed according to patient’s condition. Kidney disease is life-threating, so patients should do their best to improve their condition. If you have any trouble in dealing with your condition, you can leave us a message, we will provide the guidance you need or do what we can to help you.

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