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Why do children with nephrotic syndrome calcium supplements?

Jun 07, 2017

Why do children with nephrotic syndrome calcium supplements? Children suffering from nephrotic syndrome is caused by a variety of reasons, the child's glomerular permeability increased, resulting in large amounts of protein lost by urine. So, why need to give the child a calcium supplement? Beijing Tong Shantang Chinese medicine hospital kidney disease experts explain the main reasons are as follows.
In children with nephrotic syndrome, large amounts of protein can be lost by urine, and at the same time, calcium, which is readily associated with albumin, is excreted in the bloodstream. The loss of calcium so that the demand of the children not to absorb enough calcium, plus the treatment of nephrotic syndrome need long-term use of high-dose corticosteroids, and hormone with vitamin D and calcium antagonistic action of human intestinal absorption, can lead to children with low calcium, low calcium induced seizures and tetany, osteoporosis and fractures and other symptoms. Therefore, as parents should be timely to the children, can give children to eat calcium food, medicine at the same time with the tonic, to reduce or even avoid the complications of low calcium.
Therefore, in the children suffering from nephrotic syndrome period, it is very important for children to add calcium, as parents, must pay attention to, pay attention from all sides, let the child recover soon.
Read the article, may wish to combine their own condition and treatment to make a judgment. If there is any problem, or around the other patients with kidney disease are similar to the disease, it is recommended to submit the patient's case data,so that Beijing Tongshantang Chinese medicine hospital kidney disease experts with specific conditions to give you detailed guidance and analysis.

Why do children with nephrotic syndrome calcium supplements?

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