Lymphoma in Dogs- Treatment With Herbal Products


The lymphatic system is the body’s defense system that protects the body against various diseases. This defense system consists of lymph nodes, the thymus gland, the spleen, and bone marrow. Various diseases may affect the working of the lymphatic system. In this article, we will discuss Canine lymphoma disease, along with its symptoms, causes, and the standard treatment for it. You must go through the article to know the Ayurvedic medicines and treatment protocols to treat your dog safely and naturally.

Lymphoma in dogs


Canine lymphoma is Cancer of the lymphatic system in dogs. The lymphatic system is a network of vessels that protects the body against diseases. The lymphatic system itself suffering from cancer will not be able to work properly and will lead to more serious complications. Lymphocytes (the white blood cells) are the main component of the lymphatic system thus lymphoma is the irrelevant distribution of lymphocytes in the lymphatic system.

According to the classification, there are more than 30 different types of Canine lymphomas, some of which are

  • Multicentric lymphoma
  • Extranodal lymphoma
  • Mediastinal lymphoma, etc.

Also, lymphoma is of two types

  • Hodgkin’s lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma

These lymphomas affect the skin, chest areas, or the whole body of dogs. The life expectancy of dogs with lymphoma depends upon the type of lymphoma and the line of treatment you choose for your dog. The matter is not life, but leading a quality life.

Ayurvedic Aspect

Ayurveda is used for complementarity for the treatment of lymphoma by enhancing the immune system and balancing the tri-doshas by eliminating toxins from the body. Aggravated doshas can be the main cause of such diseases that can cause deadly outcomes if not managed or controlled on time. Choosing Ayurveda for your pet to deal with these symptoms will reduce the chances of adverse effects of daunting procedures that are the main and only treatment options for these diseases including lymphoma. Complete Ayurvedic approach with a brief explanation is described later in this article by clarifying the aim of Planet Ayurveda, that is to bring the body functions to the stage they are intended to be.


The cause of the development of lymphoma in dogs is unknown. But, genetics may be considered as a cause.

  • Environmental toxins
  • Exposure to harmful chemicals in one or another way


The symptoms mentioned above depend upon the type of lymphoma the dog is suffering from. Also, symptoms depend upon the site of the lymphoma. Common symptoms are

  • Fever
  • Lethargy
  • Lumps beneath the skin
  • Weakness
  • Pain
  • Anorexia
  • Weight loss
  • Loss of appetite
  • Increased thirst and urination
  • Lymphoma in the brain leads to blindness
  • Seizures
  • Renal failure is in the kidneys


Diagnostic tests are performed to rule out the diagnosis of lymphoma

  • Blood tests
  • Biopsy (FNAC)
  • Cytology examination


Treatment depends upon the type and exact site along with the chronicity of the lymphoma. Normal lymphomas need medicinal treatment. Whereas, severe category lymphomas need proper treatment including

  1. Radiation therapy
  2. Chemotherapy
  3. Immunotherapy
  4. Surgery is also recommended in some cases

But radiation and chemo can make your dog sick, and always feel tired. The side effects are hard to deal with, but can we avoid the side effects? Yes! Choosing Ayurveda to treat your dog will help avoid side effects and achieve the goals naturally.

Herbal remedies by Planet Ayurveda for the management of Lymphoma in dogs

The Ayurvedic medicines prepared by Planet Ayurveda are used to suppress the speedily growing symptoms of cancer in dogs. Planet Ayurveda is internationally certified and provides very effective treatment for cancer patients. As it is a purely herbal medicine manufacturing company thus its formulations are 100% pure and are prepared from standardized roots, flowers, leaves, fruits, etc extracts of various herbal-medicinal plants. Ayurveda medicines by Planet Ayurveda used in the treatment of lymphoma in dogs are

Product List

  1. Kanchnaar Guggul
  2. Ashwagandha Capsules
  3. Vriddhivadhika Vati
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1. Kanchnaar Guggul

These classical ayurvedic tablets help to maintain healthy cells and tissues in the body due to the presence of active ingredients- Guggul (Commiphora mukul), Kanchnaar (Bauhinia variegata), Triphala- [Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), vibhataki (Terminalia bellerica), Amalaki (Emblica officinalis)], Trikatu- [(Sonth (Zingiber officinalis), marich (Piper nigrum), Pippali (piper longum)], Cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum), Cinnamon (Cinnamomum verum), Tejpatra (Cinnamomum tamala), etc. This herbal preparation is very purposely used in the treatment of many benign and malignant tumors. It is known to treat lipomas, swollen lymph nodes, cysts, etc by purifying the circulating blood in the body through detoxification properties.

Dosage- Give your dog 2 tablets thrice daily.

2. Ashwagandha capsules

These capsules are prepared using Ashwagandha which is a well-known ayurvedic herb used for various health-beneficial purposes. Without any doubt, every individual can believe in its wonderful benefits that are beyond limits. In lymphoma-affected dogs, these tablets consisting of extracts of the herb Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) will do wonders to improve the general condition by enhancing the immunity in the pet’s body along with balancing all three doshas. Studies have proved the anticancer effects of Ashwagandha against various cancer-causing cells. The use of these capsules can prevent the chemotherapy needed.

Dosage- Give 2 tablets twice daily to your dog, or as directed by the doctor.

3. Vriddhivadhika Vati

This classical ayurvedic supplement supports a healthy body and mind by managing proper blood circulation throughout the body. The ingredients used in the preparation of this herbal supplement are- Shudh parad (Pure mercury), Loha bhasam (Iron calx), Shuddha Gandhak (Purified sulfur), Kansya Bhasma (Calx of bronze), Bhasma of vanga (Tin calx), shudh hartal (Purified copper sulfate), Pippali (Piper longum), Sonth (Zingiber officinalis), Triphala churna- [(Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), haritaki (Terminalis chebula), bibhitaki churna (Terminalia bellerica)], Elaichi (Elettaria cardamomum), Devaru (Cedrus deodara), etc.

Dosage- Give 2 tablets thrice daily to your pet.

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Since lymphoma is a serious disease and does not have a sure and particular treatment in modern pathy. Ayurveda has confirmed the possibility of slowing down the progress of the disease with certain methods. Though it is a difficult task, we aim to achieve it safely without irritating and hampering the lifestyle of the patient. You can visit our clinics along with your pets for better direction and recovery from such deadly diseases. Book your appointments at

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Dr. Vikram Chauhan (MD-Ayurvedic Medicine) is an expert Ayurveda consultant in Chandigarh (India). He has vast experience of herbs and their applied uses. He has successfully treated numerous patients suffering from various ailments, throughout the world. He is CEO and Founder of Krishna Herbal Company and Planet Ayurveda in Chandigarh, India. He researched age old formulas from ancient Ayurvedic text books to restore health and save human beings from the worst side-effects of chemical-based treatments.