The inflammation of the liver is termed as Hepatitis. Hepatitis B is a contagious ailment that attacks the liver and causes infection with the help of Hepatitis B virus. The symptoms of the ailment range from mild sickness that lasts for a few weeks to grave, enduring circumstances. Hepatitis B are of two types – Acute Hepatitis B and Chronic Hepatitis B.
Hepatitis B can spread with the help of shared needles or by sexually getting in touch with the infected persons or through exposure to infected fluids of the body and also from the pregnant mothers to the unborn child. Some of the common symptoms of Hepatitis B are jaundice, abdominal pain, fever, fatigue, enlarged liver, nausea, vomiting, dark urine, loss of appetite, pale stools etc.
Artichoke is the herb that is extremely useful for the treating of Hepatitis B. As per a lot of studies, the extracts of Artichoke have been found to be extremely beneficial on the liver and for the combating of jaundice. The herb has an active ingredient called cynarin which assist in lessening the triglycerides and cholesterol levels in the blood.
This herb is frequently recommended by the doctors for the herbal treatment of infection that is caused from the viruses like Hepatitis B. The herb has strong anti-viral components and can be consumed in the form of capsules, tablets as well as the liquid extracts. Licorice root can also be consumed in the form of tea. However, the herb is capable of dangerously lowering the potassium levels and hence should be used only under the guidance of a physician.
Kombucha tea is derived from Kombucha mushroom and is known to be a rich source of vitamin B as well as a variety of other minerals. The tea serves as a strong anti-viral and anti-bacterial representative and assists in the detoxification of the liver. However, the tea needs to be prepared carefully else it can cause stomach problems, allergic reactions and even jaundice.
This herb has been popularly used for protecting the liver from damage since thousands of years and is mostly recommended for the herbal treatment of Hepatitis B.