Patients with nephrotic syndrome due to special reasons of the body, there will be a variety of symptoms or complications. Nephrotic syndrome patients have a lot of things can not eat, but there are many things that need to be supplied. So, whether patients with nephrotic syndrome can take vitamins?
Nephrotic syndrome patients because of long-term hypoproteinemia, it can cause malnutrition, muscle atrophy, growth retardation of children, vitamin D deficiency, secondary calcium and phosphorus metabolism disorders, secondary hyperparathyroidism and other diseases. Therefore, patients should pay attention to vitamin D and calcium supplements.
Vitamin C can enhance the body's resistance to infectious diseases, has a great effect on human body, but patients with nephrotic syndrome due to poor renal function should not take it too much. This is because excess vitamin C in the body can be excreted in the urine, but it will change in the kidney first and then excreted. A large number of vitamin C supplement will increase burden on kidneys, so that the kidney is more weak.
For patients with nephrotic syndrome, due to the use of hormones, and hormones have the role of vitamin D and calcium absorption. So lead to the body of vitamin D and calcium deficiency, resulting in the emergence of some symptoms of calcium deficiency, severe cases will lead to osteoporosis. So patients with nephrotic syndrome can supply some vitamin D and calcium, but remember not to use vitamin C.
The above is relevant introduction of "Can patients with nephrotic syndrome take vitamins?", we hope to help you. Nephrotic syndrome patients in the course of treatment must understand their diet taboo, if you do not know, you can consult a professional doctor, to avoid deterioration of the disease caused by improper diet.