Silymarin is the technical name for milk thistle, which offers many benefits to the body. Now Foods Milk Thistle Extract is vegetarian friendly and contains only the natural ingredients listed below:
- Sodium - 5 mg, which is less than 1% of the daily value
- Milk Thistle Extract, which contains Silybum mariaum, fruit and seeds and Silymarin Flavonoids that are standardized to 80% - 300 mg
- Dandelion Root Extract - 100mg
- Artichoke - 50mg
What are the Benefits of Milk Thistle?
The main benefit of Milk Thistle is protection of the liver. It protects the liver from acetaminophen so if you take it every day the milk thistle will protect your liver from harm. It has been known to detoxify radiation, alcohol and heavy metals. Milk thistle works so well that it has been approved to treat liver disease and is widely used to treat diseases caused by alcohol like fatty liver, hepatitis, and cirrhosis.
Silymarin is the active ingredient in milk thistle. It is made up of flavonolignands, which is what helps the liver. It not only repairs the liver, it is also an antioxidant which helps to remove free radicals. Milk thistle has many other benefits to offer. It can help with adrenal problems, bowel problems, and can even help treat psoriasis. The herb also has some estrogen-like qualities. Women who are nursing use milk thistle to help stimulate their milk flow.
New studies have also shown some anti-cancer properties of milk thistle, which works best at inhibiting breast cancer, prostate cancer and cervical cancer. There are also a few studies that are showing that it might even help to lower cholesterol and increase HDL, the good type of cholesterol.
Why Take Now Foods Veggie Caps?
Many people choose to take milk thistle because their culture has taught them that milk thistle is good for them. It has a long history of being used for medicinal purposes. Now Foods Veggie Caps are 100% natural, made with only whole ingredients that are safer than chemical ingredients that other brands may use. Now Foods has a proven track record and has won awards for the quality of their products. You know you are getting the best when you purchase your products from Now Foods.
The recommended dosage is 1 capsule taken 1 - 3 times daily. Now Foods bases their formulas on proven science. Their group of chemists and nutritionists keep up with new findings in science. Dosages are based on studies and clinical notes. All products are tested before they are released to ensure they meet the needs of their customers.
|Suggested Use||Take 1 capsule 1 to 3 times daily.|
*Daily Value (DV) not established.
|Other Ingredients||Cellulose (capsule), Cellulose Powder, Silica and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).|
|Warnings||Do not eat freshness packet. Store in a cool, dry place. Natural color variations may occur in this product.|
|Name||Now Foods, Silymarin 2X - 300 mg - 200 Veg Capsules|
|Serving Size||1 Veg Capsule|
|Servings per container||200|
|Package Description||200 Vcaps|
|Product Type||Corn Free, Dairy Free, Egg Free, Gluten Free, Salt Free, Soy Free, Sugar Free, Vegan, Vegetarian, Wheat Free, Yeast Free|
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