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What Causes Hyperlipidemia in Nephropatic Syndrome

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What Causes Hyperlipidemia in Nephropatic SyndromeHyperlipidemia is one of common symptoms of Nephropatic Syndrome which is characterized by “three high, one low” What causes this symptom occur in this type of kidney disease? Is there any available method to inhibit even remove this condition? Please read on and you will find out related info in this article.

Causes of hyperlipidemia in Nephropathy Syndrome

Normally, our healthy kidneys are responsible for doing many work to guarantee our body health. Among them, the healthy kidneys are able to help regulate and keep lipid balance. However, once the patient is diagnosed with nephrotic syndrome, it implies that part of kidney can not do this job well. Consequently, the damaged kidney will affect the lipometabolism, leading to dyslipidemai with high level of any or all lipids. It is the most common form of dyslipidemia. In addition to the damaged kidneys, there are still two factors of hyperlipidemia in nephropatic syndrome. The fist one is that hypoproteinemia stimulates protein synthesis in the liver, resulting in the overproduction of lipoproteins. The second one is that lipid catabolism is decreased due to lower levels of lipoprotein lipase, the main enzyme involved in lipoprotein breakdown.

How to deal with hyperlipidemia for nephropathy syndrome patients?

Acutely, the treatment should depend on your lipid levels, your heart disease risk factors, and your general health. As a fist step, your physician may recommend the lifestyle changes and daily diet. You also can talk with our online doctors to seek an individualized advice.

You may also be prescribed some western medications which has the function of lowering lipid level, such as statin drugs, bile acid sequestrants, fibrates and niacin and so on.

In our Beijing Tongshantang Hospital, China, we prefer recommending Chinese herbal medicine to you. Because compared to western drugs, herbal medicines are more safe and natural and effective. Besides, on the basis of TCM, we also create a series of Chinese medical therapies like Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicated Bath, Blood Pollution Therapy, Stem Cell Therapy and so on. If you get these treatment’s info in detail, please leave a message in the form below or you can email to

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