The exceptional benefits of Milk Thistle are due to its powerful antioxidant properties, which help to optimize health and well being.* Many scientific studies now underscore the ability of Milk Thistle to help maintain healthy liver function by supporting the structure of the outer cell membrane of liver cells.
Milk Thistle Extract
may protect the cells of the liver by blocking the entrance of harmful toxins and helping remove these toxins from the liver cells. As with other bioflavonoids, silymarin is a powerful antioxidant. Silymarin has also been shown to regenerate injured liver cells. Recent studies have shown that silymarin has the ability to block fibrosis, a process that contributes to the eventual development of cirrhosis in people with inflammatory liver conditions secondary to diseases such as alcohol abuse or hepatitis.