Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) 50mg (60caps)
Milk Thistle has been used for over 2,000 years as a herbal remedy for diseases of the liver, kidney, and gall bladder.
Several scientific studies suggest that substances in milk thistle protect the liver from toxins, which can cause liver damage. Silymarin, a component of Milk Thistle has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, and it may help the liver repair itself by growing new cells.
Milk Thistle extract is a great herbal supplement for dysfunction of liver, jaundice and damaged liver cells. Milk Thistle has been used for indigestion since it promotes the flow of bile and thus helps emulsify fat.
Milk Thistle Benefits
There are numerous benefits that Milk Thistle provides. It helps flush the liver of toxins and poisons such as alcohol, and supports the liver's ability to regenerate damaged tissue. Milk Thistle also improves cholesterol levels by helping to break down the fats in foods.
Other benefits of Milk Thistle include its ability to reduce stress, fight the accumulation of free radicals and reduce inflammation of the gallbladder and liver. Many believe that Milk Thistle has the ability to stimulate the liver to produce additional bile for mproved digestive function.
Milk Thistle Fat Loss
Many people don't realize the fact that an overworked liver can cause fat gain. Sluggish metabolism is also commonly a factor. Milk Thistle is extremely effective in flushing fats and other toxins from the liver, which helps burn fat and even decreases cellulite.