Silymarin Milk Thistle Extract

What is Silymarin Milk Thistle Extract?

Silymarin Milk Thistle Extract is the extract of the seed-like fruit (achene) of the milk thistle plant (Silybum marianum) is known as silymarin. [1]

Health Benefits

Milk Thistle Extract is many times more potent in antioxidant activity than vitamin E. [1]

The plant contains B-sistosterol and is the main ingredient in Take Control and Benecol. It thus lowers cholesterol. It has been shown in studies to be effective in treating arteriosclerosis. [1]