Q. Can cabbage juice be used for gastritis without affecting thyroid?

Answered by
Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai
and medically reviewed by Dr. Divya Banu M
Published on Jul 13, 2019

Hello doctor,

I wanted to try cabbage juice for my gastritis. Should I be worried about the effects of cabbage on thyroid?

Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Ayurveda Specialist
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Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

Cabbage juice is very effective in gastritis and peptic ulcer. It contains several micronutrients, phytochemical and antioxidants. Sulforaphane is an antioxidant found in cabbage juice which helps to reduce Helicobacter pylori. So you can take it. It does not affect thyroid profile.

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