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Are there any herbs that can get my GFR over 10% so I don't need dialysis?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Weinstein
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

If you have established chronic kidney disease it is not reversible.
Be careful what you take. You do not want something making it worse.

In brief: No

If you have established chronic kidney disease it is not reversible.
Be careful what you take. You do not want something making it worse.
Dr. David Weinstein
Dr. David Weinstein
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Dr. Azita Mesbah
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Unfortunately no herb could improve kidney function, but avoidance of salt, lower protein intake and avoidance of medication such nsaids i.
e. Ibuprofen family of medications could prevent worsening of renal function.

In brief: No

Unfortunately no herb could improve kidney function, but avoidance of salt, lower protein intake and avoidance of medication such nsaids i.
e. Ibuprofen family of medications could prevent worsening of renal function.
Dr. Azita Mesbah
Dr. Azita Mesbah
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Dr. Kalyani Perumal
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Please do not start any herbs as it may further damage kidney functon.
THere is no scientific evidence that any herbs protects or recovers kidney function

In brief: No

Please do not start any herbs as it may further damage kidney functon.
THere is no scientific evidence that any herbs protects or recovers kidney function
Dr. Kalyani Perumal
Dr. Kalyani Perumal
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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

No herbs have been shown to improve gfr, glomerular filtration rate, to save people the need for dialysis.

In brief: No

No herbs have been shown to improve gfr, glomerular filtration rate, to save people the need for dialysis.
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Dr. Tarek Naguib
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