Milk Thistle extract is standardized to 80% silymarin. Silymarin is the key constituent that exerts a protective effect against substances potentially harmful to the liver.
Nature's Way Standardized Milk Thistle extract is a technically advanced herbal product. Standardization assures specific measurable levels of important compounds that provide beneficial activity in the body.
Provides beneficial activity in the body
Medicinal Ingredients (per capsule): Valerian root (Valeriana officinalis) ... 400 mg Valerian root extract, 8:1 to 10:1 (Valeriana officinalis) ... 110 mg Standardized to 0.8% valerenic acids, equivalent to 880-1110 mg root Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Gelatin (capsule), silica.
Adults take 1 capsule 3 times per day with water during meals. Use for a minimum of 3 weeks to see beneficial effects. Warning Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have a liver disease or if you are breastfeeding. Contra-indications: Do not use if you are pregnant or allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae (daisy) family. Known adverse reactions: Hypersensitivity/allergy is known to occur, in which case, discontinue use. Notes Recommended use: Used as a liver protectant.