Does smokeless tobacco lower blood platelet count?

No, not true. No effect on platelet count. It has many other bad effects though! so get away from it before you develop cancer which is a much worse problem than low platelets.

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Can you tell me how I could get my blood platelet count go down?

Why? What number now? Why is it ??high? If it is. Any prior trauma? Surgery, spleen removal? Need diagnosis and then treatment choices will follow. Read more...

Help docs! I'm trying to find out what causes a low blood platelet count?

Many possibilities. Causes are: 1) errors in collection/ handling of blood specimen 2) drugs /medicines including some over the counter 3) immune reactions to infections- viral / bacterial or to autoimmune illnesses such as lupus, etc 4) advanced liver disease from hep c or others 5) bone marrow damage from invading cancer, marrow fibrosis, leukemia 6) disseminated clotting from various causes 7) other things. Read more...

What diet or food should I have if I have a blood platelet count of 542? Thank you doctors of haelthtap. Com

Fix the problem. What is the cause? That is the question you have to answer. If you have low iron -then your will need to fix the iron ; find out why iron is low. Once iron is normal- platelet will be normalized by itself. If you have infection, then antibiotic should be given for infection, then platelet will go down by itself. No special diet you should do to fix platelet. You need to fix the underlying problem. Read more...