Medicinal Plants for treating Liver Disorders
Some of the plants which are used for treating the disorders of liver are
Biological Name : Boerhavia diffusa
It increases the liver ATP phosphodrolase activity and is useful for treating jaundice and inflammatory conditions.
Biological Name : Capparis spinosa
It is very useful as biliary deobstructive, in liver disorders and enlarged spleen.
Biological Name : Cassia augustifolia
It is used as a liver stimulant and also acts as a powerful laxative
Biological Name : Cinchorium intybus
It is useful for treating all disorders of liver, enlargement of spleen and gall bladder disorder.
Biological Name : Emblica officinalis
It is having cooling effect on liver and is effective in treating jaundice.
Biological Name : Foeniculum vulgare
Soya is useful for treating troubles of spleen.
Biological Name : Fumaria officinalis
Pitpapra stops the wandering of mind. It is good for diseases like spleen disorders, dyspepsia due to torpor (inactivity) of the liver.
Biological Name : Solanum nigrum
Makoi is useful for correcting acute and chronic enlargement of the liver and is used for treating cirrhosis.
Biological Name : Swertia chirata
Chirata is useful for liver troubles and allied complaints.
Biological Name : Taraxacum officinala
Kanphool is having a specific action on cholecystitis, inflammation of gall bladder. It is having a lithontriptic action on hepatic calculi. It also increases the bile flow.
Biological Name : Tephrosia purpurea
Surphonka is useful for treating troubles of spleen and liver.
Biological Name : Terminalia chebula
Harr is useful for treating disorders of spleen and liver.
People with torpid liver and sluggish biliary function are advised to undergo special cure like eating grapes. Some of the liver ailments can be corrected easily by taking sugar or glucose or by drinking a glass of sharbat daily.
Medicines for Liver Disorders in Ayurvedic, Unani and Homeopathy:
- Ayurvedic – Liv-52, Stimuliv, Eladi Churna
- Unani – Jawarish Amla, Kushta Jamrud, Kushta Faulad
- Homeopathic – Livotex, Chelidonium-30, daily thrice