Liver is the main seat of metabolism. It is one of the most important organs in the body. According to Ayurveda, it is seat of all metabolism i.e. seat of "Pitta" or Fire energy of the body. Almost everything is processed in the liver, the food, vitamins, enzymes, hormones, neurotransmitters, drugs, alcohol, bacteria, viruses, proteins, carbohydrates and fats are all metabolized by liver. This is not enough but all the preservatives, synthetic flavors, chemicals, food additives, coloring agents, taste maskers etc. put extra burden on liver. Liver has to work hard to process them.
There are many liver diseases which have come up now a days and are growing rapidly. There are diseases like Hepatitis B, Alcoholic liver disease and drugs overload causing liver cells to give away leading to liver cirrhosis. Liver cirrhosis is shrinking or fibrosis of liver leading to degeneration of liver cells.
Herbal Remedies for Liver Diseases by Planet Ayurveda
Planet Ayurveda provides best combination of effective herbal remedies such as Liver Care Pack for ayurvedic treatment of liver diseases. These herbal remedies are prepared from using best quality herbs and strictly follow the principles of Ayurveda.
- Echinacea Capsules - 2 capsules twice daily with warm water after meals.
- Yakrit Plihantak Churna - You can boil the powder 1 teaspoonful in 400 ml water, keep it boiling until it remains 50 ml. Strain it and drink the water. Leave the residue. Do it twice daily. Make fresh every time.
- Phyllanthus Niruri - 2 capsules twice daily with warm water after meals.
- Liver Detox Capsules - 2 capsules twice daily with warm water after meals.
1. Echinacea Capsules
Echinacea has been used in Ayurveda for stimulating the immune system. This herb is very effective for the liver and lymph nodes. It also helps to fight against problems such as cough, tonsillitis, skin inflammation and general infections. Indian Echinacea are good for promoting the immune system. The parts of the plant used are flower, root and leaves that shows immune boosting properties.
2. Yakrit Plihantak Churna
Yakrit Plihantak Churna is an herbal mixture of specific herbs to improve liver function. It helps the liver in clearing away the toxins. This churna regenerates the liver cells and prevents liver failure. It is useful in liver cirrhosis, jaundice, liver damage due to alcohol, toxins and infection. The herbs used in preparation of this churna increases the bile production and improve liver function. Effective combination of herbs are used as an excellent remedy for all liver problems. Yakrit Plihantak Churna is purely an herbal formulation and free from any chemicals.
3. Phyllanthus Niruri
Phyllanthus niruri (Bhumiamla) has been used safely in Ayurveda since ancient times for medicinal purposes. It is a liver cleanser which may reduce the effect of some modern medicines. These capsules help to cleanse the liver and also rejuvenates the liver with protection.
4. Liver Detox Formula
Liver Detox Formula combines some of the finest liver stimulating herbs available. The liver plays a key role in the body's natural self-defense system. It converts and neutralizes toxins into safe by products. The liver is one of most important organs of the body. A liver failure affects every organ and tissue of the body. Liver has many functions in the body and the most important is the secretion of bile. A malfunctioning liver can have far reaching effects throughout the body. It leads to symptoms like poor digestion, fatigue, bloating and hormonal irregularities. The combination of various herbs in Liver Detox Formula can help to restore and stimulate liver function. It can be taken daily for continued liver support.
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There are many reasons for liver cirrhosis. Hepatitis B, C, D, E, F & G are one of the reason for liver cirrhosis and liver damage. Another big reason is alcoholic liver disease, chronic fatty liver, irregular unhealthy dietary habits, sedentary life style, too much consumption of pain killers and other drugs.
The herbs like Phyllanthus niruri are well researched for their role in protecting the liver and clearing the virus of hepatitis. This herb helps to protect the liver from damage of toxins like alcohol and drugs.
There are many research papers published on the role of this herb for protecting liver from various viruses especially Hepatitis B, C and others. An aqueous extract of the plant Phyllanthus niruri inhibits endogenous DNA polymerase of hepatitis B virus and binds to the surface antigen of hepatitis B virus in vitro. The extract also inhibits woodchuck hepatitis virus (WHV) DNA polymerase and binds to the surface antigen of WHV in vitro.
The other herbs in Liver care pack are having similar actions and work in a synergistic manner to reduce burden on liver cells, help them to regenerate themselves and provide a protective atmosphere. The Yakrit plihantak churna is a wonderful combination comprising many liver protecting and liver healing herbs like Eclipta alba, Phyllanthus niruri, Picrorrhiza kurrao, Andrographis paniculata and others. Andrographis paniculata is again a well-researched herb for its hepato-protective roles and useful to reduce elevated SGOT, SGPT levels which are markers of liver damage.
The Liver Care Pack can be taken by anyone who is Hepatitis B, C positive. Any sign of liver damage, severe liver cirrhosis, fatty liver and who is consuming pain killers from long time. It can also be taken by those who are regular alcohol consumers. It helps to reduce the viral load of Hepatitis B, C, improves immunity and improves overall health.