IgA nephropathy is a form of glomerulonephritis.It occurs when IgA-a protein that helps the body fight against infections deposit in glomerular mesangial area.While extensive studies have been performed,the treatment modalities for IgA nephropathy is still limited. Can cordyceps treat IgA nephropathy?
Cordyceps are a group of parasitic fungi containing over 400 described species.It has been used for thousands of years as a profound tonic herbs. It is used to strengthen the body and mind at a fundamental level. Some studies and clinical practices have proved its efficiency in treating IgA nephropathy.
Cordyceps for IgA Nephropathy
The cordyceps extract can reduce the death rate of kidney disease by 83%. This herb has the following curative effects.
*IgA nephropathy is featured with inflammation of kidneys.Cordyceps can reduce the infiltration of inflammatory cells into kidneys and also can suppress the abnormal activity of immune system effectively.
*Cordyceps has always been used to fortify the defensive system of the boy and large amounts of recent date indicate that corhyceps is a very potent immune system potentiator.This herb can help the body recover the appropriate healthy functioning of the immune system.
*Cordyceps can have a benefit in the vascular system.It can improve the micro-circulation and increase blood supply to kidneys.Increased blood and oxygen supply can relieve fibrosis and renal function deterioration.
*Control the complications of IgA nephropathy like anemia.
*Reduce levels of creatinine and BUN.
Cordyceps has so many curative effects in treating IgA nephropathy so it is recommended to the patients.However,if it is used improperly, it will cause harm to kidneys.The patients should never use it without consulting a professional practitioner of Chinese medicine.