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    How Is Hyperkalemia Treated in CKD

    How Is Hyperkalemia Treated in CKDKidney has the function of regulating the metabolic balance of electrolytes in our body, so when patient’s kidney function is damaged by CKD, that will cause patients to have their metabolic disorders. As a matter of fact, hyperkelemia is a common complication of CKD, which can cause many severe health problems. Well then, how can hyperkalemia be treated in CKD?

    What health problems can be caused by hyperkalemia?

    Potassium plays a critical role in normal nerve and muscle function, and it is very important for heart health. Besides, potassium is also very important for regulating our fluid balance and blood pressure.

    Thereby, when patients with CKD have hyperkalemia, they can have problems in these aspects. Patients with hyperkalemia often have health problems like nausea, irregular heartbeat, heart failure or even sudden death, etc.

    How is hyperkalemia treated in CKD?

    Potassium can perform its functions only when its level is controlled in the range of 3.5 - 5.0 mEq/L. Thereby, patients should reduce their potassium level when they find they have hyperkalemia.

    To reduce patient’s potassium level, patients should regulate their diet, and it is important for patients to avoid foods contain high potassium. Besides, it is important for patients to talk to his renal dietitian to make a diet plan with right potassium amount. Besides, if patient’s kidney function is very low, and hyperkalemia is very severe, patients can choose dialysis to correct the metabolic imbalance of potassium.

    While if patient’s condition is not too severe, patients should do what they can to improve their kidney function. In fact, with appropriate treatment and diet restriction, it is possible for patients to improve tehir kidney function obviously.

    chronic kidney disease can cause many complicated problems, and patients should do their best to improve their condition. If you need any help, you can contact our online experts. We will provide the guidance you need or do what we can to help you.

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