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What Is the Recommended Treatment for Lupus Nephritis

2013-12-13 11:06

What Is the Recommended Treatment for Lupus NephritisLupus Nephritis is a kidney disease caused by systemic lupus erythenlatosus. Recently, lupus has become one of the dermatosis that troubles people all over the world. It does not only have relation to your appearance, but also destroy your immune system. What is the treatment for Lupus Nephritis? Here I recommend some of them. Hope you can benefit.

Western medicine for Lupus Nephritis


In western medicine, glucocorticoid is the basic medicine to treat Lupus Nephritis. It can less the inflammation on kidney caused by lupus. But it is prone to lead to bacterial blepharitis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, fluid and electrolyte imbalance, psychosis, hemorrhage of digestive tract etc.


Cyclophosphamide, azathioprine etc are all belong to immunosuppressor. They can inhibit the production of antibody, resist cytotoxin, and fight inflammation. It is said that if they can be used with glucocorticoid, the side effects of glucocorticoid can be decreased. But they still affect your digestive tract.


Immunopotentiator is usually used in the remission period of Lupus Nephritis, including levomisole, transfer factor, thymosin etc. It can promote the function of T lymphocyte and decrease the hyperfunction of B lymphocyte so as to reduce the production of antibody.

Plasma exchange

It can eliminate part of the pathogenic antigen, antibody and immune complex through exchange plasma. But it can just ease the state of illness.

Traditional Chinese medicine for Lupus Nephritis

Because the treatment to Lupus Nephritis may sustain for a long time, so choosing the natural remedies may help you get rid of these side effects brought by western medicine. It is recognized that traditional Chinese medicine has few side effects. Therefore, you can persist for a long time to consolidate the therapeutic effects and reduce the chance of relapse. What is more, it does not only treat the symptoms, but also regulates your whole physical condition. However, it takes effect very slowly and it tastes extremely bitter.


Immunotherapy is the combination of western medicine and traditional Chinese medicine. It can clear the hazardous substance, regulate immune system, and improve kidney function.

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