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IgA Nephropathy: How to Reduce Protein in Urine

2014-05-11 02:15| Font Size A A A

Protein is known as the “building blocks of life”, however, under certain circumstances, it can be found in IgA Nephropathy patients’ urine. Then, what should patients do to reduce protein in urine?

Firstly, it is necessary to find out the cause.

Kidneys are two important internal organs of our body. On the one hand, they can help excrete metabolic products, excess fluid, etc out of the blood. On the other hand, they can help the body retain useful substances like protein.

However, in IgA nephropathy, as the antibody fails to fight against the infections or bacteria, IgA immune complexes will deposit in the glomerular mesangial area. With time, the glomerular will be damaged. As a consequence, protein will leak from blood into urine, resulting in proteinuria.

How to reduce proetin in urine in IgA nephropathy?

1. Follow a low but high-quality protein diet To reduce protein leakage, it is necessary to eat less protein foods. In the meanwhile, sufferers need to eat some high- quality protein foods, which can be found in egg white, chicken, milk, fish and so on. If you have no idea about it, please click the Online Doctor for instant help!

2. Western medicine In clinic, drugs including ACE Inhibitors, ARBs, glucocorticoids, immunosuppressive agents, etc are commonly used to treat protein in urine. However, long-term usage of medicines may cause some side effects. And the condition can relapse easily.

3. Immunothereapy This natural remedy gets Western medicine, Chinese medicine and Blood-Purification technique involved, and it can be used to correct the abnormal immune system and repair the injured kidney structures. In this way, it can help reduce protein in urine to great extent. What’s more, it will not relapse easily.

If you are suffering from protein in urine and IgA nephropathy, we do believe the above methods can be helpful. For more info, please leave us message immediately!

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