The medicine which is contribute to water has a certainly diuretic effect ,such as agaric 、Poria cocos 、alisma 、plantain、lysimachia christinae hance、Chinese lobelia and so on .Diuretic medicine combine with warming the kidney medicine can improve diuretic effect ,the research shows that warming kidney medicine can improve renal blood flow ,increase the kidney filtration rate ,while the medicine which can be helpful to water can reduce the resorption of renal tubules ,so when both share can enhance diuresis effect .
2.Immune regulation effects
According to report ,tonic medicine 、drugs used to activate blood flow and heat-clearing and detoxicating drug in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) can increase the phagocytic function of reticular endothelial ,some traditional Chinese medicine has the dual-direction regulation function to immune function ,traditional Chinese medicine(TCM)wind to wet medicine has anti allergy effect ,especially thunder god vine have an obvious effect on glomerular nephritis ,according to the research confirmed that the drug can inhibit immune complex formation ,reduce glomerular inflammatory change .
3.Expel from metabolic waster effect
Such as rheum officinale can promote the excretion of urea nitrogen and creatinine ,thus relieving azotemia .
4.Improve renal function effect
Drug for invigorating blood circulation and eliminating stasis ,relieve hypercoagulability ,promote the absorption of fibrous tissue ,can make parts of the disuse nephron restoration of different degrees .Some reports show that traditional Chinese medicine cordyceps sinensis can improve the renal function
5.Renal toxic effect
Individual Chinese medicine have renal toxicity effect ,such as use 60g of caulis akebiae and take it will cause acute renal failure ,but common dosage have no obvious toxic effect .Thunder god vine also have toxic effect mainly cause renal tubular necrosis ,so only use thunder god vine in clinic .In addition ,when excessive use already、sward、centipedes ultra can also have renal toxicity .