Liver cancer is a very stressful condition and due to its side effects, one does not feel like eating or drinking anything. To keep the body healthy, it is necessary to eat nutritious food, but when a liver cancer patient eats anything, he starts feeling nauseous and cannot eat anything.

To know the treatment for liver disease in detail, please click on the link given here.

Because of this, weakness also starts coming into the body. That's why such things should be eaten in which fiber, vitamins and minerals are present. Whole grains, fruits, vegetables, etc. should be consumed for liver cancer and fatty food or undercooked seafood, etc. should not be eaten. Liver cancer requires a special diet so that the body gets all the nutrients.

Today in this article, we will know which things should be eaten for liver cancer and which should not -

(Read More - Alcoholic Liver Disease Treatment)

  1. What is liver cancer?
  2. What to eat in liver cancer?
  3. What not to eat with liver cancer?
  4. Takeaway
Doctors for What to eat and avoid in Liver Cancer

Some cancers start outside the liver and reach the liver, but doctors only call that cancer liver cancer, which starts in the liver. The liver is near the right lung and below the rib cage. It is one of the largest organs of the human body. It has many functions. One of these is to remove toxins from the body.

According to the American Cancer Society, 42,030 people were diagnosed with liver cancer in 2019. Of these, 29,480 were men and 12,550 were women. Since 1980, the number of liver cancer patients is increasing every year and has increased three times.

(Read More - Liver Failure Home Remedies)

myUpchar doctors after many years of research have created myUpchar Ayurveda Yakritas Capsule by using 100% original and pure herbs of Ayurveda. This Ayurvedic medicine has been recommended by our doctors to lakhs of people for liver-related problems (fatty liver, weakness in the digestive system) with good results.
Liver Detox Tablets
₹549  ₹999  45% OFF

During liver cancer, more and more fruitsvegetables, whole grains, and spices like garlic and turmeric should be consumed, so that the body can also get anti-oxidants and the need for fiber and essential elements can be fulfilled. Come, let's know in detail what things should be eaten for liver cancer -


Grapes have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. These properties present in it stop the growth of cancer cells and they are also safe for the rest of the cells of the body. Grape peels contain elements like anthocyanin and procyanidin, which help in destroying cancer cells. Grapes are also tasty and there is not much trouble in eating them.

(Read More - Can You Live Without Liver)


Plum contains natural phytochemicals, which contain such as anti-oxidants, which help fight cancer cells. This fruit also helps in detoxing the body. Plum is rich in elements like vitamin Cvitamin A, and vitamin K, which are beneficial for the body.

Click on the link given here and know the treatment for fatty liver in detail.

Whole grain

Some whole grains like whole-wheat bread, brown ricequinoa, and oats are also beneficial in liver cancer. These things are rich in fiber and are also healthy. This also helps in controlling weight. The stomach feels full by eating these things, so there is no feeling of weakness in the body.

(Read More - Liver Injury treatment)

Green vegetables

Liver health improves by eating green vegetables like broccoli etc. Anti-cancer effects are found in these vegetables, which can help in eliminating cancer cells. Apart from green vegetables, eating tomatoes, beans, and radishes are also healthy for the liver.

(Read More - Liver Failure treatment)


Nuts like almondswalnutscashews, etc help in keeping the liver healthy. These nuts have also proved helpful in fighting cancer. Nuts contain fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamin E, which are very important for liver health. It can also reduce inflammation.

(Read More - Home Remedies For Liver Cirrhosis)

Come, now let us know about those foods, which should not be consumed by liver cancer patients -

Raw fish

If you want to eat fish, do not forget to cook it completely. Not only fish but cook the rest of the seafood also well. Raw fish contains such bacteria, which can spread more disease when it reaches the body, due to which the liver can be affected more.

(Read More - Exercises for Liver Disease)

Fatty food

Stay away from those things which contain more oil, salt, and fat. Things like burgers, and french fries contain saturated fat, which makes the liver unable to do its job. Even if you are going out, choose only healthy options.

(Read More - Alcoholic Liver Cirrhosis treatment)

Sweet things

Things containing more sugar like cakes and chocolate etc. can also affect the health of the liver. Eating too much sugar can also cause fatty liver disease, due to which the liver will become more weak and it can be very difficult to recover from cancer.

(Read More - What Medications Causes Liver Damage)


There is no need to tell how harmful alcohol is to the liver. The liver will get worse due to the consumption of alcohol and will not be able to fight against cancer cells, so keep your distance from it.

(Read More - Liver pain treatment)

To maintain good health in liver cancer, complete attention has to be paid to diet along with treatment. Therefore, increase the intake of fruits, vegetables, nuts, etc. in your diet and avoid consumption of raw seafood and alcohol. If you want a proper diet, then you can also take the help of a nutritionist. During this, do not forget to keep yourself hydrated and you can also consume dairy products.

(Read More - Herbs for healthy liver)

Dr. Akash Dhuru

Dr. Akash Dhuru

10 Years of Experience

Dr. Anil Heroor

Dr. Anil Heroor

22 Years of Experience

Dr. Kumar Gubbala

Dr. Kumar Gubbala

7 Years of Experience

Dr. Patil C N

Dr. Patil C N

11 Years of Experience

Read on app