Low platelet count also known as thrombocytopenia is a medical condition in which our platelets are lower than normal. But there are wonderful remedies and foods to increase platelet naturally. I wanted to share 10 best remedies to increase platelet count that really works.
What Are Platelets?
Low Platelet Causes
Platelet Normal Levels:
Platelet Count Blood Test:
Platelet Count Symptoms:
5 Best Foods For Increasing Platelet Count:
1. Amla juice:
2. Wheat Grass Juice:
3. Leafy Greens:
4. Pomegranate Juice:
5. Sesame Seeds:
5 More Remedies For Increasing Low Platelet Count In The Blood:
6. Papaya Leaf Juice For Increasing Low Platelet Count:
7. Nilavembu Kudineer For Increasing Low Platelet Count:
Nilavembu kashayam | nilavembu kudineer made by boiling nilavembu kudineer powder with water is very very famous here in Tamil Nadu for increasing platelet and is widely used for treating dengue and chikungunya fever.
Though it is called nilavembu kudineer (kalmegh in Hindi), it is not just made with just nilavembu herb. It is an amazing Siddha formulation that is a mixture of 9 herbs and nilavembu is just one herb in the mixture. You can read about it in detail here.
8. Amman Pacharisi For Increasing Low Platelet Count:
Amman pacharisi called Asthma-plant in English is a wonderful herb that increases platelet count naturally. It is native to India and you will find it growing abundantly everywhere here in Tamil Nadu, you can read about this plant in detail here.
This plant’s botanical name is Euphorbia Hirta and is edible. If we break any part of this plant, a white milky substance will flow out. The water extract of this plant has been proven to increase platelet count and you can read about it here.
9. Giloy For Increasing Low Platelet Count:
Giloy | Guduchi is an ancient herb that is used extensively in ayurvedic medicine that increases platelet count naturally. It’s botanical name is Tinospora Cordifolia. The stem of giloy is the most used part but giloy leaves and roots are also used as a medicine.
This plant can be found growing wild on trees and shrubs and it can be easily identified with the heart shaped leaves. The leaves have a perfect heart shape and giloy can be easily grown in pots at home. The water extract got by boiling giloy stem in water is a very effective in improving platelet count and you can read it giloy in detail here.
10. Boerhavia Diffusa For Increasing Low Platelet Count:
We call spreading hogweed plant punarnava in Sanskrit and mookirattai in Tamil. It is a creeper that grows everywhere in India and it bears tiny cluster of beautiful flowers that are pink in color. It is rightly called punarnava as it brings back lost vigor and vitality.
It’s botanical name is Boerhavia Diffusa. This is an edible plant that is commonly found in Tamil Nadu and the water extract of this plant is used for increasing platelet count and has been proven through research too. You can read about the plant here.