Milk thistle (Sílybum mariánum) dry extract
Fine, amorphous, yellowish to brownish colored powder with a distinctive odor.
Milk thistle is a unique plant, which is indispensable for liver diseases, various poisonings, for metabolism and weight loss. The curative properties of milk thistle were known more than 2 thousand years ago even by the Greeks and Egyptians. Milk thistle was specially bred in the monasteries of medieval Germany, as a medicinal plant.
In Russia, it is found as a weed in the southern regions of the European part, in the Caucasus, in the south of Western Siberia.
Milk thistle fruits contain:
- flavolignans (2.8-3.8%);
- silichristin and others;
- up to 32% fatty oil;
- as well as biogenic amines (tyramine, histamine).
Flavolignan of milk thistle have a hepatoprotective effect:
- improves metabolic processes in the liver, increasing its resistance to adverse conditions;
- increases the activity of the enzymatic systems of the liver;
- accelerates the regeneration of liver cells after its damage, toxic effects and after infectious diseases;
- removes toxins and this reduces inflammation;
- strengthens the membrane of old cells and forms new one.
Preparations based on the summ of milk thistle flavolignans are used as hepatoprotective agents for:
- toxic liver damage;
- acute and chronic hepatitis;
- cirrhosis of the liver;
- lipid metabolism;
- fatty liver.
- pathology of the biliary tract in the acute stage;
- individual intolerance;
- and lactation.
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We use double packages of 5-10 kg to prevent moisture condensation. Packages are placed in strong five-layer cardboard boxes or craft bags. If an order consists of 4 or more boxes or bags it can be plased on a pallet at your request.
The main cargo delivery is carried out for customer`s account by DHL or Europiir Logistics, which helps our customers save on shipping costs without sacrificing its quality. At your request, we`ll send the available goods in any convenient way from Tallinn within 2 days after making the payment.
The average production and delivery time for custom-made goods is 35–40 days.
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