Silymarin is the active principle from the fruit of Silybum marianum, better known as the Milk Thistle. Milk thistle is one of the most extensively studied herbs in use today, with over 300 scientific studies on its chemistry and application.
Milk Thistle is a member of the sunflower family, with purple flowers and milky white leaf veins. The herb blooms from June to August, and collected at the end of summer.
It takes 8580mg of whole milk thistle herb to produce 286mg of milk thistle extract, the amount found in just one of our tablets! We use a standardised extract from mature seeds, with a guaranteed level of 200mg silymarin per tablet.
Typically per tablet
|Milk Thistle||8.500 mg|
|(provided by 286 mg of a 30:1 extract)|
|providing Silymarin||200 mg|
Tableted / Encapsulated with:
See product label.
Less than 1 hour
Suitable for vegetarians
Do not take if pregnant or breast feeding.
Side effects, overusage
None known at the recommended usage.
To be stored in a cool, dry place and protected from light, keep it out of reach of smallest children.