[toc]Cirrhosis is condition that is associated with the liver. It is a disease in which the cells of the liver get degenerated. In this condition the liver is irreversibly scarred. The main reason for this disease is long time alcohol abuse.
The other factors that lead to this disease are hepatitis B & C and any other disease related with the liver. The symptoms for this condition are fatigue, insomnia, itching of the skin, appetite and body weight loss and weakness. There are some home remedies which can be effectively used in the condition of cirrhosis, and some of them are listed below.
Best Home Remedies For Cirrhosis
Juice of papaya seeds and lemon is a good remedy for cirrhosis. Take some fresh papaya seeds and putting them through a crusher extract some juice from it. From the extracted juice take one tea spoon of it and mix it with two tea spoons of lemon juice. Have this mixture twice a day, every day for a couple of weeks. Another juice you should have regularly is the juice of spinach and carrot.
Spinach is known to have great healing qualities. It is very effective in cirrhosis too. Take some spinach after washing the leaves squeeze it and extract some juice from it. Take some carrots and extract some juice from it too. Put the spinach juice in a glass and add carrot juice to this in the ratio of 1:2. Having this juice twice a day will be greatly beneficial during cirrhosis.
Patients with liver problems should follow a proper exercise regime. You must practice yoga regularly and go for brisk walks on a daily basis. This helps in improving blood flow in the body and strengthening the muscles as well.
Immunity is also boosted. When you exercise regularly and lead an active life, you reduce the chances of other parts of the body being affected.
Yogurt is good for the liver condition in cirrhosis. Take two table spoons of yogurt in a small bowl. Add two cups of water to it.
To this mixture add two tea spoons of cumin powder and one tea spoon of salt. Mix all the three ingredients for this remedy and drink it. This has to be done twice a day.
When you suffer from cirrhosis you must avoid any food which puts a pressure on the liver. Coffee and tea should therefore be avoided, as they are hard to digest due to the presence of caffeine. You must basically stick to a bland diet, and avoid spices, oily food and canned preservatives as well.
This too has the medicinal and healing qualities to heal cirrhosis. There are two different ways in which a person can consume the radish. One is to clean and eat one raw radish every morning.
The other way is to extract juice from the radish and have it early in the morning on an empty stomach. Having this everyday for a couple of weeks will heal the cirrhosis.
Green And Herbal Tea
In the condition of cirrhosis, generally the person is asked to avoid drinking normal tea. However, one can consume green tea. This tea is a medicine for cirrhosis. Green tea has great amount of vitamin K and during the illness of cirrhosis vitamin K is lost. Having green tea twice a day will help get back this lost vitamin K.
You can also consume herbal tea in the following manner. Take some dried seed of milk thistle and soak it in the water. Putting the water over fire let it boil for 20 minutes. To every cup of water add half a tea spoon of seeds. Having this tea daily twice a day will protect the liver from damage.
We all know the unlimited benefits of turmeric. It is used to treat many diseases. In the condition of cirrhosis the liver is damaged. To protect the liver from damage have turmeric in whatever form you can. Turmeric has the properties that clear toxins from the body, thus preventing the liver from damage.