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Milk Thistle 175 mg (Standardized for 80% Silymarin) 60 Vegetarian Capsules from Thompson® may help your liver function well along with maintaining general bodily function. Milk Thistle‚ better known as Silybum marianum is used as a natural liver aid. The extracts of the milk thistle seed is used since ancient times and the plant is named for its white milky fluid that oozes out when the leaf is crushed.
Modern clinical studies state that the milk thistle extract may help with conditions related to chronic hepatitis‚ alcohol induced liver damage and mushroom poisoning. Further scientific studies believe that milk thistle helps support the balance of cholesterol levels in the body and may work as a therapeutic agent. Indigenous folks believe that the extracts from the milk thistle plant may serve as an anti-aging agent. There are evidences that point to the fact that the extracts from the milk thistle plant may help scavenge free radicals‚ thus acting as a powerful antioxidant.
Milk thistle contains the active bioflavonoid‚ Silymarin and there are people who state that this extract has the capacity to stabilize cell membranes by helping with protein synthesis. This process can go a long way in regenerating damaged liver tissues. Certain other studies are of the opinion that milk thistle helps block toxins from entering the liver. It is also believed to enhance the effects of estrogen in the body.
Give your liver the goodness of Milk Thistle 175 mg (Standardized for 80% Silymarin) 60 Vegetarian Capsules from Thompson®.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Serving Size: 1 Vegetarian Capsule
Amount Per Serving / %DV
Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) (seed extract) 175mg / *
(Supplying 140mg [80%] silymarin)
*Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Rice flour‚ vegetable cellulose (capsule)‚ magnesium stearate‚ tumeric root extract‚ dandelion root‚ artichoke leaf and silica.
Use only as directed. Take 1 vegetarian capsule up to 3 times daily.
Do not use if safety seal is broken or missing. Keep out of reach of children. Keep your licensed health care practitioner informed when using this product. Store in a cool‚ dry place.
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Overall Rating for Milk Thistle 175 mg (Standardized for 80% Silymarin) - 60 Vegetarian Capsules
By Jason Welsh
from Austin (ish)
Good brand, and this one works well
I feel it in my teeth when I take Thompsons Milk Thistle sometimes, that's how I know it's working. From my amalgam fillings I guess? This helps clean the liver. A good supplement I think if you take a lot of supplements. I like to take Milk Thistle 3 times a day for a few days and then cycle off for a good while again.
Good price and works well. I really like Thompson's stuff.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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