Enlarged Spleen is a disease of the Spleen.
Spleen is present under the rib cage in the upper left part of the Abdomen.
Its normal size is about that of a fist. But as a result of diseases the Spleen gets enlarged.
The Spleen is part of the immune system. It filters the blood and acts as a reservoir.
It produces lymphocytes, a type of white blood cells.
It produces antibodies to fight foreign invaders.
White pulp destroys bacteria, virus and germs.
Red pulp filters blood.
In times of emergencies like hemorrhage it provides blood.
While filtering the blood it throws out old blood cells but retails the iron in them. Iron is stored in the spleen as bilirubin and ferritin is transferred to the bone marrow. That’s where you make hemoglobin.
Diseases that can Disrupt Spleen Functions
Liver diseases; Cirrhosis
One of the Possible cause is Sickle Cells Anemia. The cells get blocked in the blood vessels of the Spleen and the Blood fails to go out of the Spleen. As a result, it causes Spleen Enlargement.
If not treated properly, Enlarged Spleen may cause
Materia Medica for Spleen Enlargement Single Herb
Mix 30 ml leaf juice of Common Milk Hedge with 15 ml Clarified Butter. Heat it. Drink 10 ml of it once a day.
Eclipta Alba ( Bhringraj ) for Spleen Enlargement
Extract juice from crushed plant of Eclipta Prostrate ( Bhringraj ). Drink 20 ml of it twice a day.
Externally apply leaf paste of Vitex Negundo over inflamed Spleen.
Take 2 tablespoon pulp of Aloe Vera ( Gheekumari ). Add little Turmeric ( Haldi ). Have it once a day.
Mix 1 tsp leave juice of Indigo with half tsp Honey. Take it two times a day.
Grind dried seeds of Bitter Gourd ( Karela ) to make powder. Take half tsp with lukewarm water.
Take 2 teaspoons of Black Nightshade syrup twice a day.
Consume 2 teaspoons of Jamun Vinegar daily.
Papaya ( Papita ) For Spleen Enlargement
Take a Raw Papaya and chop it. Soak the slices in a cup of Apple Cider Vinegar. Leave it over night and eat it next morning. You may add some rock salt also.
OR : Take Raw Papaya milk. Have 1 tablespoon on empty stomach. It is a good remedy for Spleen Enlargement.
OR : Eat ripe Papaya every morning on empty stomach.
Cinchona plant is a good herbal treatment for Spleen Enlargement.
Make a decoction of Cinchona plant and have it once in a day.
It helps in reducing swelling and pain associated with Spleen Enlargement.
Jojoba Leaves for Spleen Enlargement
Boil a hand full of fresh Jojoba leaves in 2 cups of water until the water in the pan remains half. Strain and have this decoction daily.
Soak a half kg of Figs in Vinegar for 6 days. Have 2 figs every day. It will help in reducing pain and swelling of the Spleen.
Eat an apple on empty Stomach or Have a fresh glass of Apple juice daily.
Have fresh Beetroot in salad daily.
OR : Have a glass of fresh Beetroot daily.
Eat 2 to 3 fresh Ginger slices.
OR : Make Ginger decoction and have it 2 times in day. Take only once in a day summers.
Milk Thistle For Spleen Enlargement
Take a half tablespoon of Milk Thistle powder with milk.
Or : It is also available in Capsule form. Take 1 capsule a day.
Extract the juice of dried Pomegranate root. Mix one teaspoon of this juice in one cup of Milk. Drink it. Multiple Herbs How to Use Herbal Treatment? Click Here +
Herbal Treatment For Spleen Enlargment 1
Grind the root of Drumstick Tree and mix Black Pepper, Impure Carbonate of Potash and Honey. Take Half tablespoon twice a day. It is also useful for liver and stomach pain
Herbal Treatment For Spleen Enlargment 2
Take the dried plant of Achyranthes Aspera . Grind it to make fine powder. Mix 2 teaspoon of the powder with beaten Yoghurt. Have it twice a day.