Since when she is having Jaundice.
Yes, she can take but not much
Substitute whole milk
and cream with low-fat varieties.
May be given plenty of fresh fruits and vegetable juices. The idea is to provide a high carbohydrate based diet
as the liver is infected, and minimize the strain on the liver. Suji
or dhalia porridge, soft custards, curd rice
are other soft easy digestable foods. Fruits and vegetables are highly recommended, and can be used to prepare juices. Those like lemon, grapes, pear, tomato
, beet and yes, sugarcane are preferable. Sugarcane juice
, mixed with lime juice, being high carbohydrate can hasten recovery from jaundice
. Half a glass of this juice, mixed with half a lime, may be given to the patient twice daily. It is, however, very essential that the juice must be pure and preferably prepared at home in a hygienic manner. Resistance is low in jaundice and any infected beverage could only make matters worse. It is also important to prepare this juice fresh each time and avoid storing it. After the severity of the decease has passed, the patient may be given a simple and well-balanced diet. The emphasis should be on fresh juicy fruits such as orange
, grapes, papaya
and mango, and vegetables such as spinach
and carrots. The patient should avoid all fats like ghee, butter, cream and oils for at last two weeks and thereafter their consumption should be kept down to the minimum. Digestive disturbances must be avoided. No food with a tendency to ferment or putrefy in the lower intestines like pulses and legumes should be included in the diet
All the best.