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Best Ayurvedic Remedies For Fatty Liver

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One of the most common health problems that we hear of is the development of a fatty liver. A fatty liver results from the accumulation of excess fat in the liver.

The liver is one of the most vital organs in our body. Any impairment in the liver function affects the functioning of our body. The first and foremost problem it would lead to is jaundice. If not treated on time it might turn fatal as well.

Normally there are certain fats present in the liver, but when the fat deposits exceed its normal level, then it leads to what is known as fatty liver disease.

Also Read: Causes And Symptoms Of Fatty Liver

Tiredness, loss of weight, loss of appetite, weakness and nausea are a few of the common symptoms you would notice. A few of the patients have pain or discomfort in the abdomen (belly). Generally we tend to ignore these symptoms.

The major issue with a fatty liver is that only when the problem gets worse, it tends to show significant symptoms.

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There are several medications available over the counter to tackle fatty liver disease, but among all of them ayurveda is believed to give the best results. The ayurvedic herbs used for treating fatty liver disease are being used since the ancient times and are all natural. So this comes with no side effects too.

According to Ayurveda, a fatty liver is caused due to the imbalance in one of the doshas or physical energies called pitta.
Today at Boldsky we are listing 8 ayurvedic remedies for a fatty liver. Have a look:


1. Triphala:

One of the well known ayurvedic ingredients is triphala which helps to detoxify the liver and in stimulating the bile flow. It helps in digestion as well.


2. Pepper And Honey:

Take about two grams of pepper powder and one teaspoon of honey. Mix it and have it twice a day regularly. This helps in preventing fatty liver disease.


3. Guduchi Powder:

Since ancient times guduchi has been used to detoxify the liver. Take about two grams of guduchi powder and add about two grams of musta powder. Mix it and have this with warm water once a day.


4. Turmeric:

Turmeric is known for its antioxidant properties and has been used widely for the detoxification of the liver. Take about two grams of turmeric, mix it along with two teaspoons of amalaki juice and have it once or twice a day.


5. Arjuna:

Arjuna is one of the well known ayurvedic herbs which helps in detoxifying the liver and keeping it healthy. It also protects the heart and helps build up the immunity level.


6. Cinnamon:

Cinnamon is rich in antioxidants and helps remove the toxins from the liver. Take a teaspoon of cinnamon powder and add it to a cup of water and boil it for a few seconds. Leave it for sometime to cool, strain it and drink about two cups of it a day.


7. Amla:

Take a teaspoon of amla powder along with water everyday in the morning. This helps remove all the toxins and prevents fat accumulation in the liver.



A major ayurvedic ingredient, licorice is known and being used since the ancient times to treat liver-related diseases. Take a teaspoon of licorice powder, add it in boiling water, let it cool for a while, strain it and drink the water. This helps prevent fatty liver.

Read more about: liver, ayurveda, remedies, amla
Story first published: Tuesday, June 28, 2016, 17:45 [IST]
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