Myeloid leukemia is a type of cancer occurring in bone marrow which produce new blood cells. The Ayurvedic treatment of Leukemia can be used as an adjuvant to ongoing radiotherapy or chemotherapy.

It can be used as a rejuvenative, preventive and life prolonging measures. The preparations used in Ayurveda slows down the progress of the disease and sometimes put them in complete remission phase.

Ayurvedic herbs help to minimise the side effects of radiotherapy and chemotherapy. Maharishi amrit kalash can be taken to pacify the effects of chemo and radiotherapy.

The combination recommended for Blood cancer is mainly focused on treating “Pitta Imbalance”, Rakta janya Pitta and providing immune boosting effect.

Use of Zucchini, Bottle Gourds, Long Gourds, Round Gourds, Turnips, Carrots, Radishes is recommended. They are good for all types of diseases caused by Pitta imbalance. Use of Giloy  (Guduchi- Tinospora cordifolia) is recommended. Wheat grass juice, Amla Juice is also recommended. Coconut water can be consumed regularly on an empty stomach daily.

Alkaline diet is highly recommended. The alkaline diet mainly contains fruits which are not acidic in nature. For example – Apples, pears, papaya, melons are excellent anti-cancer fruits. Nuts should be consumed in a moderate quantity. Dates can also be consumed in moderation.

Avoid citrus fruits and also fermented food and drinks as it vitiates pitta dosha.

It would be better to consult an experienced Ayurvedic doctor personally and get the appropriate treatment.

Additional Reading:

Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia – An Overview