The decrease or increase in platelet count in the blood is equally bad for the human body. If you have increased bleeding, ie, bleeding from the sinuses, gums, rectum, heavy menstrual bleeding, constantly has bruises and hematomas, it can be a sign that the number of platelets in the blood is reduced. Be sure to hand over analyzes. If the result is less than 140000 is thrombocytopenia, need a course of treatment.
If the disease is detected in a timely manner, you can successfully treat the platelets at home.
The first thing you need to pay attention to your diet. Food should be healthy and nutritious. Contraindicated pickled foods, spicy foods and alcohol. Ensure that among the products used were those that are rich in vitamins A, C, R.
Eat almonds and peanuts, make a tea from the leaves cranberries – this will help to improve the performance of blood clotting.
Another tool in the fight against thrombocytopenia can be a decoction of medicinal herbs and plants – use acacia flowers, black rowanberry, the root of bergenia, barberry leaves, oak bark, leaves of grapes.
Be sure to consult your doctor about what medications you can or cannot apply beyond what you are told. Drugs such as aspirin, papaverine, indomethacin, troksevazin and some other use not recommended as they affect the status and number of platelets in the blood. To increase the number of platelets, your doctor may prescribe corticosteroids and immunoglobulin.
If the level of platelets you have upgraded, then it is thrombocytosis. The disease is acquired, i.e. is a consequence of another disease. You need to find out the cause of thrombocytosis.
As for treatment, in this case aspirin, you will be just helpful, as it thins the blood.
Abstain from alcohol, otherwise your so thick blood will begin to form clots.
An acidic environment is deadly for platelets. The use of sour natural drinks will help to reduce their level.
You can also apply anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents, but do not buy drugs without prescription. The list of drugs that can be taken for the treatment of thrombocytosis, quite large, but the factors and contraindications that must be considered, not less. The decision should be taken only by a doctor.