The question is so hopeful, how to avoid dialysis? The patients of no hope are eager to get this answer. So how to avoid dialysis in chronic renal failure is completely depends upon your will and enthusiasm. Because it is your total mind build up to cope up the renal failure and following the strict guidelines to achieve the targets. Modern medical facilities are only left with dialysis but natural remedies are there which contains natural molecules and maintain the proper environment of kidney. Kidney is remarkable organ which purify our blood by removing all toxic and waste substances. The only factors which require to keep kidneys healthy and active is to maintain the body fluid balance and balance in electrolytes concentration. Proteins are metabolized in the body into urea and creatinine, they are toxic and waste material which has to be maintained in an appropriate level. The raise of urea and creatinine in blood results into severe pathophysiological changes in the kidney. The prolonged retention of these substances and accumulation result into chronic renal/kidney failure, which is removed by dialysis.

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What is dialysis?
It is an artificial device to remove the excess metabolic from the blood, when kidneys are unable to remove the metabolic load. In dialysis a special fluid dialysate is used, which effectively removes the waste and keep the essential nutrients required by the body.

At what stage dialysis is required?
When metabolic waste in the blood is higher than urine, the blood becomes saturated with these waste substances and person becomes sick. The sickness due to such substances indicates the malfunctioning in the kidneys. That further is determined by diagnostic tests such as creatinine, BUN (Blood Urea and Nitrogen), glomerular filtration rate (GFR).
The failure in kidneys functioning results in excessive accumulation of fluid and electrolytes, which also affects the liver, kidneys and heart. Therefore in order to protect further from other severe health complications, an artificial dialysis system is required to clean the body.

How Ayurveda helps on dialysis?
Ayurveda, is an ancient and sacred Indian system of medicine inherited with in depth studies of herbs and their therapeutical applications. According to the Ayurveda our body is made up of three different forms of energies called as Vata, Pitta and Kapha. These are the vital forms of energies which maintain the proper functioning of our organs. Any disturbances in these energies vitiate the balance in the body. Therefore to maintain a proper balance in the body a healthy life style is required, which includes your habits, diets and physical activities.

The use of Ayurveda herbs to avoid dialysis is a natural remedy to treat chronic renal failure. The other significance of herbs are that they do not harm the cells of organs and cause any side effects. It is a natural way to regain the power and strength of kidneys. The use of herbs effectively clean the body, inhibits oxidative stress, increases the size of nephrons and rejuvenate the kidneys. Thereby, increases the possibility to avoid dialysis.

Recommended herbs
  • Amalaki (Emblica officinalis): It is a rich source of vitamins C and possesses antioxidant activities. They inhibits the oxidative stress, effectively removes the accumulated toxic substances, increase the body vitality and strengthen the immunity. It boosts the metabolism and effectively treat the underlying factors causing renal failure.
  • Haritaki (Terminalia chebula): It has significant role in treating gastrointestinal ailments. It is a natural remedy to treat renal stones. It purifies the blood, reduces the accumulated metabolic waste and improve the digestion.
  • Punarnava (Boerhavia diffusa): It is a natural solution to remove toxin from the body. It controls urea and creatinine level. It improves blood count, quality and circulation. It remove toxins and reduce swelling around joints, feet and remove fluid accumulation in feet.
  • Gokshura (Tribulus terrestris): It is a wonderful herbs providing strength and stamina. It takes care of prostate health and rejuvenate the kidney.
  • Turmeric (Curcumin longa): It is very well known for anti-inflammatory activity. It is a natural wonderful herbal product and acts as anti-diabetic supplement. It contains natural anti-oxidants which effectively scavenge the free radicals and inhibits the accumulation of toxins in the body.

Apart from Ayurvedic herbs the need of balanced diet is required to effectively treat chronic renal failure and avoid dialysis.

Recommended diet
  • Drink plenty of fresh sweet or sour fruit juices such as apple, oranges, pineapple, lime, grape etc., carrot juice or diluted juices of other vegetable juices esp. wheat grass, celery, and parsley.
  • Moderate: Rhubarb, spinach, strawberries, chocolate, wheat bran, nuts, and beets foods, which can raise the oxalane levels in the urine leading into higher risk for calcium stones.
  • Fruits: Apples, watermelons, papayas, pomegranates, and grapes.
  • Vegetables: Kidney beans (soaked), asparagus, parsley, watercress, pumpkin, soy beans, sprouts, legumes, celery, cucumbers and green vegetables.

Not recommended diet
  • Avoid sugar, meat, sugar, dairy products, wheat products, and processed food with added chemicals.
  • Avoid salt. Because too much salt may result in high blood pressure leading into weakening or damaging of kidneys.

The only way to regain the power in kidneys is to put less load in kidneys. There are natural herbs which effectively treat the kidney failure by removing waste and toxic molecules from the body, maintaining pH and electrolyte concentrations, and balanced body fluid. In addition, a balanced lifestyle with strict and disciplined manner is required to avoid dialysis.

Author Bio:-

Dr. Vikram Chauhan is an Ayurvedic practitioner based in Mohali, India. He is spreading the knowledge of ancient healing treatment Ayurveda, not only in India but also abroad. Dr. Vikram has conducted many seminar and workshop on herbal treatment in various nations. Read more