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Stage 5 Kidney Failure: Confusion and Irritability during Dialysis

Stage 5 Kidney Failure: Confusion and Irritability during DialysisAs is known to all, patients with stage 5 kidney failure are mostly recommended to do dialysis to help kidney eliminate wastes and toxins. However, dialysis can harm to patients, causing many side effects. Confusion and irritability can also occur on patients on dialysis. Now please see detailed introduction.

In the first place, see how confusion and irritability are caused in stage 5 dialysis.


This usually happens when patients with stage 5 do not do enough dialysis, making some toxins or wastes deposit in body. In this case, deposition of toxins and wastes can affect many parts of body. If nervous system is affected, confusion can appear very commonly.


Just as the same way as confusion, as nervous system get affected by deposition of wastes and toxins, emotional feelings can turn abnormally. In this way, irritability can appear very commonly.

Then how to treat these very effectively?

Confusion and irritability are side effects of dialysis. So, stopping dialysis can alleviate these very well. Chinese medicines can help recover kidney function to prevent dialysis in the long term. The below is properties of Chinese medicines:

1. Promote blood circulation

2. Expand blood vessels

3. Prevent kidney inflammation

4. Repair kidney damage

As a consequent, patients with stage 5 dialysis are recommended to treat confusion and irritability by Chinese medicines.

Besides, diet is also significant for patients with dialysis. They should have a low protein, phosphorus, potassium, salt or sodium diet in daily life. And if edema is very obvious, water should be limited strictly.

Here is our introduction for you. If you have more question or want to know more, you are very welcome to consult us freely by emailing us, talking with us, leaving a message to us.

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