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Chronic liver disease encompasses a spectrum of liver conditions spanning fatty liver, hepatitis, fibrosis, cirrhosis, and hepatocellular carcinoma. Despite advancements in conventional medicine, growing emphasis is placed on phytomedicine by researchers. Herbal medicine's allure stems from its perceived potential for both treating and preventing ailments, fueled by the notion that it's a safe and "natural" alternative to conventional treatments. This review offers a thorough and systematic examination of current knowledge concerning the role of conventional medicinal herbs and phytochemicals in addressing chronic liver diseases. It also highlights the potential challenges that warrant future investigation. With chronic liver diseases being a complex and pressing health issue, this review contributes to the evolving understanding of herbal interventions and underscores the necessity for rigorous research to substantiate their effectiveness and safety.


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Thaila R, Jayalakshmi J, Rajeev T, Muthukumar M, Danyalakshmi PGS, Velmani C, & Senthil Raja M. (2023). Retrospective herbal accession on liver cirrhosis: current insights and future prospects. International Journal of Research in Pharmacology & Pharmacotherapeutics, 12(3), 197-204.


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