Silymarin, a standardized extract of the milk thistle (Silybum marianum) seeds, has documented hepatoprotective properties. Multiple studies indicate that milk thistle support liver health, especially in the presence of chronic liver conditions. Silymarin detoxifies the liver, lowers inflammation and supports the bile flow. Additional uses of milk thistle extract include support for the digestive system and maintenance of healthy cholesterol levels.
Silymarin is actually a group of flavonoids (silibinin, silidianin, and silicristin), which supports repair liver cells damaged by alcohol and other toxic substances. Milk thistle flavonoids also protect new liver cells from damaging activity of these same toxins. They reduce inflammation and have strong antioxidant action.
Extract of the milk thistle seeds (Silybum marianum) (standardized to 80% Silymarin Flavonoids), Povidone, Lactose Monohydrate, Silicon Dioxide, Food Supplement Coating
As a dietary supplement, take 1 tablet, 1 to 3 times daily with food.
WARNINGS: Do not use if you are under 18 years of age. Do not use if pregnant or lactating. Individuals with liver disease or those currently taking any medications should consult with a physician prior to use. Do not exceed recommended serving size or suggested use for any reason! KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Allergen information: Made in a GMP facility that uses milk, soy, egg and nuts.