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How to lower platelets count naturally

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Eisenberg
Medical Oncology 26 years experience
Can't.: Hematology consultation for an elevated platelet count is always a good idea.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No food: the food dose not lower platelet ,,usually happen after infection ,like mononucleosis ,rubella,or medication,or isoimmune disorder like lupus.
A male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Platelets: I see you are suffering from liver cirrhosis. In this case your platelets are affected. There is no natural cure for cirrhosis unfortunately and there... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Several causes: Diet is not going to help with this or with most other illnesses. Modest elevations are common in iron deficiency. Large elevations need a work up.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Minimally: It will minimally lower your count given the amount of platelets being in your blood stream compared to the amount take out of it. Chances are you it ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Some viruses suppress the bone marrow function and that can result in fall in WBC and Platelets and in some cases red cells also.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Who told you that?: NSAIDS interfere (less than aspirin) with platelet function but aren't expected to lower the number. They may do this but it's an idiosyncratic antib... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need actual results?: There is more information on a CBC than you provided. What was the diff? Was a peripheral smear examined and what were the results if yes? Do you have... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Thrombocytopenia: Thrombocytopenia (low platelets) is a known reaction to clarithromycin. However, number of platelets also tends to vary dramatically and a change from... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Shubert
37 years experience
Multiple causes: One condition associated with low platelets in pregnancy is called "gestational thrombocytopenia". This is typically a condition that manifests itself... Read More