Promoting rest and limiting activities is encouraged until the signs of glomerular inflammation and hypertension are relieved.
Restriction of salt and fluid intake can help in treating the symptom of edema. Be sure to monitor I&Os and perform daily weights for the most accurate detection of fluid status.
The restriction of dietary protein may be initiated depending on the degree of proteinuria and the increase in nitrogenous wastes shown by the BUN level.
Antihypertensive drugs may be administered in cases of severe hypertension.
Administration of diuretics aid in treating symptoms of edema and hypertension.
In the event that a streptococcal infection is still present, antibiotics may be given.
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