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by Dr Vaid Ji on Feb 26, 2024


It is a chronic progressive liver disease characterized by the formation of scar tissue in the liver. It is caused by a various factors, including viral infections, alcohol abuse, and ascites etc. Liver unable to perform its vital functions of metabolism, productions of proteins, including blood clotting factors, and filtering of drugs or toxins. Having liver problems increases the risk of diseases like hepatitis, jaundice, fatty liver, liver cirrhosis, alcoholic liver disease or liver cancer.

Four stage of liver cirrhosis

Stage 1- Some scars present in the liver, but the symptoms are few and there are no complications

Stage 2- This stage includes the worsening of portal hypertension

Stage 3- This is the stage of advance scarring. There is abdominal swelling along with serious complications and possibility of liver failure

Stage 4- In this stage patient develops end-stage liver disease. Without a liver transplant, this stage is fatal

Causes of liver cirrhosis

  • Non- Alcoholic fatty liver
  • Hereditary
  • Autoimmune disease
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Wilson disease
  • Glycogen storage disease
  • Hepatitis infections are the most common causes of cirrhosis of the liver.
  • Excessive level of alcohol consumption

Symptoms of Liver Cirrhosis

  • Spider Blood vessels
  • Accumulation of fluid in Abdomen
  • Jaundice
  • Ascites
  • Blood in stool
  • Loss of appetite
  • Loss of sex drive
  • Breast enlargement or gynecomastia and testicular atrophy in men
  • Hepatic encephalitis
  • Itchy skin
  • Redness in the palm of the hands
  • Easily bleeding or bruising
  • Fatigue
  • Shrinkage in the size of liver


  • Ascites
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Coagulation disorder
  • Hepatopulmonary syndrome
  • Liver cancer
  • Variceal bleeding
  • Thyroid disfunction
  • Glucose intolerancr


According to Ayurveda liver is governed by pitta dosha. Pitta is responsible for metabolism, digestion, and other bodily processes. An imbalance in Pitta can lead to various disease and disorders of the liver. In Ayurveda it can be correlate with kumbha kamala.  Liver cirrhosis as a disease caused by an imbalance of the three doshas Vata, Pitta, Kapha. Excessive aggravation of pitta along with itself vitiate Rakta and mamsa dhatu development of kamla disease.When it imbalance results in the accumulation of toxins in the liver, which leads to its deterioration. Ayurvedic treatment for liver diseases involves the use of herbs and other natural substance that help to detoxify and rejuvenate the liver.

Panchakarma therapies for liver cirrhosis


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Home remedies for liver cirrhosis

  1. Punarnava

It improves digestion and manage body weight, maintain liver health due to antioxidants, thus preventing liver cell damage due to free radicals.

  1. Amla

In liver cirrhosis, the body's immune system weakens. In such a situation it is necessary to increase immunity. Amla contains vitamin C, vitamin B complex and carotene. In addition, amla is also a good source of calcium, phosphorus and iron. In liver cirrhosis, you can consume amla juice or amla powder on the advice of a doctor.

  1. Liquorice

Along with the throat, liquorice is also helpful in removing problems related to stomach. Liver-related problems can also be overcome by consuming liquorice. It has anti-inflammatory properties and glycyrrhizic acid, which rapidly increases the body's immunity. Mulethi is also very beneficial for liver patients. Liquorice is beneficial for health.

  1. Pippali

Pippali is used in Ayurveda to overcome many problems. Pippali also provides relief in liver related problems. Piperine, glucosides and pipelartin are found in pippali, which strengthens the liver and increases the immunity of the body.

  1. Apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is used in Ayurveda to cure many diseases. Apple cider vinegar is also beneficial in liver problems. Apple cider vinegar helps in reducing liver fat. This will also increase your immunity.

  1. Papaya

Beta-carotene, choline, fiber, folate, potassium, vitamin-A, vitamin-B and vitamin-C present in papaya are beneficial for the body from not one but many points of view. At the same time, the presence of latex and papain in raw papaya makes it nutritious. Therefore, Ayurvedic treatment of liver disease is done with papaya.

  1. Makoy

Presence of protein, carbohydrates, calcium, phosphorous, iron and vitamin C in makoy makes this small herb highly beneficial. Therefore, it is used to cure liver disorders. Ayurveda experts say that along with curing liver-related diseases, its consumption also removes the problem of piles, swelling in the body and diarrhea.

  1. Green tea

Green tea is helpful in keeping the liver healthy. According to research, the anti-oxidant present in green tea is capable of removing the problem of fatty liver.

Diet and lifestyle changes                

  • Include fresh fruits and green vegetables in your diet daily.
  • Eat foods that are high in fiber, such as legumes and whole grains.
  • Do not consume salt in excess or over the top.
  • Avoid the consumption of oil, fat, carbohydrates and white sugar.
  • Stop drinking alcohol completely.
  • Maintain a well- balanced diet
  • Avoid caffeine based products
  • Be sure to include garlic in the daily diet.
  • Stay away from oil-spices, fried-roasted and junk food.
  • Consume spinach, broccoli, bitter gourd, gourd, zucchini, carrot, beet, onion, ginger and sprouted grains regularly.
  • Fix your sleeping schedule
  • Keep your body fully hydrated
  • Stop taking gluten diet
  • Breathing and other physical exercise should be performed regularly

Liver Cirrhosis management according to Chandigarh Ayurveda centre


No. Products Quantity

1       Detox Premium Powder   - 60 Packets

2       Liver Care Tablets  -  60 Tablets

3       Liver Care Syrup  -  2 Bottles

4       Kutki Capsule - 60 Capsules

5       Panchasakar Churna   -  1 Bottle


  1. Kutki Capsule

These herbal capsules are prepared from the standardized extract of Picrorhiza kurroa. The herb used in this capsule show anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. These properties help in treating liver cirrhosis naturally.

 Recommended Dosage: Take two capsules twice a day with normal water.

  1. Detox Premium Powder

This is a herbo-mineral preparation that contains following ingredients: Moti pishti, Parwal pishti, Shukta pishti, Giloy satav, Kamdudha ras, Jahar Mohra pishti, Akik pishti, Gandhak rasayan, Shankh bhasam, Sutshekhar ras, Sudhyog tab, Shwet parpati, Yavakshaar. Premium detox powder keeps your liver cell healthy. It clears away the toxins from the body and stimulates the function of the liver and increases the flow of bile

Recommended Dosage: Take one sachet twice a day with normal water.

  1. Liver Care Syrup

It is a herbo-mineral Syrup which is purely ayurvedic formulation. CAC Liver Care syrup helps in balancing Pitta dosha. This Syrup enhances regeneration of liver cells, promote functions of liver, and improve blood flow from the liver. It helps in the treatment of fatty liver, Liver cirrhosis, Hepatitis, hepatomegaly, and obstructive Jaundice. CAC Liver Care syrup contains Ingredients like Kalmegh (Andrographis paniculata), Kutaki(Picrorhiza kurroa), Bhumi amla( phyllanthus niruri), Giloy(Tinopora Cordifolia), Yavakshar( Hordeum vulgare), Imli Kshar( Tamarindus indica), Mukta Shukta pisti etc. These herbs show Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, Hepato-protective, properties. This syrup improves digestion, enhances appetite.It shows results in Fatty Liver, Liver Cirrhosis, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Liver Cancer, Hepatomegaly, Inherited diseases- Hemochromatosis and Wilson’s disease, and Jaundice.

DOSAGE– Take 2 tablespoon twice daily

  1. Liver Care Tablet

It is a herbo-mineral tablet of size 650 MG and is a purely ayurvedic formulation. CAC Liver Care tablets help in balancing Pitta dosha. These tablets stimulate the growth of new liver cells, promote functions of liver, and improve blood flow from the liver. It helps in the treatment of fatty liver, Liver cirrhosis, Hepatitis, hepatomegaly, and obstructive Jaundice. CAC Liver Care Tablets contains Ingredients like Kalmegh (Andrographis paniculata), Kutaki(Picrorhiza kurroa), Bhumi amla( phyllanthus niruri), Giloy(Tinopora Cordifolia), Yavakshar( Hordeum vulgare), Imli Kshar( Tamarindus indica), Mukta Shukta pisti etc. it shows results in Hepatomegaly, Inherited diseases- Hemochromatosis and Wilson’s disease, Jaundice and Obstructive jaundice

DOSAGE: Take one tablet twice a day with normal water.

  1. Panchsakar Churna

It is a herbo mineral and purely ayurvedic formulation. It mainly works on your Vata and pitta dosha of your body. It can cure Chronic Constipation and help relieve symptoms of Acidity, indigestion, Belching and colic pain. It acts as a mild Laxative and reduces Bloating. It works very efficiently on a disease named IBS (Irritable bowel syndrome) which is very common nowadays that affects your day to day activities. CAC Panchsakar churna is 100% natural and pure. It is prepared from various herbs like Haritaki, Shunthi, Swaran Patri, Shatapushpa, and Saindhav Lavan that show antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and laxative properties.PANCHSAKAR CHURNA contains Haritaki (Terminalia Chebula), Shunthi (Zingiber Officinale), Saindhava Lavana (Rock Salt), Svarna Patri (Cassia Angustifolia), Shatapushpa (Foeniculum Vulgare)

DOSAGE: Take one tablespoon at night with normal water.