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Chronic Kidney Disease and Stomach Cramps

Chronic Kidney Disease may make patients experience various cramps, including stomach cramps.

Cause of stomach cramps in CKD

Chronic Kidney Disease

Kidneys are important organ to remove the excessive water and waste products from the body. Toxins building up may cause damage to your muscle and organs, causing stomach cramps. If you happen to be a person on Dialysis, you may experience more severe cramps. Thereby, it is important to treat the underlying kidney damage, not only the symptoms and signs.

Potassium Deficiency

Kidneys work to regulate the potassium levels in the blood. Potassium are important to build your muscle, bone and make your body to uses your energy. When you are in Chronic Kidney Disease stage, failed kidneys may cause potassium deficiency and this may lead to stomach cramps. Diet is a natural way to get potassium. Talk with your doctors or leave a message below and get the personal diet based on your own conditions.

Adverse Effects from Medicine

Some common medicines for chronic kidney disease, such as diuretics, ACEI, can cause potassium to build up in your body and make your body fail to use them functionally. Thereby, stomach cramp may be a sign to alarm your medicine use.

In this condition, you are suggested to stop the medicines and ask your doctor to make some alternative treatments, such as Chinese Herbal Medicine.

Management of stomach cramps in CKD

Management of stomach cramps should involve both treatment for underling kidney disease, diet and lifestyle changes.

Micro-Chinese Medicine

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy helps repair the damaged kidney tissues and improve kidney function. As long as the underlying kidney disease can be released, its symptoms will be alleviated spontaneously.

Balanced Potassium Diet

Diet plays an important role in managing a better kidney condition. Consult your doctor or dietitian and get a personal diet based on your own condition. This will help alleviate your stomach cramps.

No Alcohol, No Smoking

Both alcohol and smoking will stimulate the diseased kidneys and worsen the symptoms. There are many tips for how to quit alcohol and smoking naturally. If you need, we are here to help.

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