Is milk for hemodealysis patients besides nephrasol-D available? My mother felt swollen on the cheek after taking nefrasol-D
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Hemodialysis is a medical procedure in patients with kidney failure to help reduce toxins that cannot be removed and reduce the buildup of body fluids that cannot be removed by the body naturally. Patients with hemodialysis and kidney failure patients often experience comorbid complaints during the treatment period, such as:
1. high blood pressure
3. itchy skin
4. swelling in certain body parts
5. muscle cramps
6. increase fallow body
Thus, the swelling or edema in parts of the body often accompanies hemodialysis patients or patients with kidney failure, this is caused by sodium and fluid buildup in the body due to decreased kidney function.
Handling of patients with edema or swelling is done by controlling the intake of salt and fluid that enters the body. In addition, discussing with the treating doctor can help the management of edema felt by the patient.
Regarding your question, in general, supplements for kidney failure patients or patients with hemodialysis are specific to the nutritional needs of patients and sodium restriction for patients, so that in general, any brand milk for kidney failure patients or hemodialysis patients can be consumed by patients. Therefore, edema or pembegegakan experienced by your parents may be caused by the disease process they experienced. Causing a buildup of fluid in the body. This can be discussed with the doctor who treats your mother, so that the doctor can adjust the treatment and or handling of hemodialysis.
However, even if you want to change milk brands, you can choose any milk brand intended for patients with kidney failure or hemodialysis which are sold freely in pharmacies or as recommended by the treating doctor, because in general milk for hemodialysis patients is safe to consume according to the recommended dosage at packaging or according to the instructions of the treating doctor.
Thus the info we can convey.