Product: Milk Thistle Extract
Botanical Source: Silybum marianum(L.) Gaertn
Appearance: Yellow to Yellow Brownish amorphous powder
Specification: 80% (UV) and 45%/50% (HPLC)
Active Ing: Silymarin
Loss on Drying: not more than 5.0%
Package: 25 kg per paper drum
- Medicinal Use: Milk thistle is used most often for liver disorders, including liver damage caused by chemicals, Amanita phalloides mushroom poisoning, jaundice, chronic inflammatory liver disease, cirrhosis of the liver, and chronic hepatitis.
Milk thistle is also used for loss of appetite, heartburn (dyspepsia), and gallbladder complaints.
Some people use milk thistle for diabetes, hangover, diseases of the spleen, prostate cancer, malaria, depression, uterine complaints, increasing breast milk flow, allergy symptoms, and starting menstrual flow.