Solgar® Milk Thistle Herb Extract is one of Solgar®’s premium standardised full potency botanical extracts containing the natural herb Milk Thistle (Silybum Marianum). Milk Thistle is native to the Mediterranean and is a member of the same family as sunflowers and daisies. It gets its name from the milky-white liquid that runs off the leaves when they are crushed. Milk Thistle contains a group of flavonoids collectively called silymarin. It has been used in traditional medicine for thousands of years to detoxify the body and liver as it has strong antioxidant properties, countering the effect of over-indulgence of food and drink. Solgar® Milk Thistle standardised full potency extract comes in a 1- 3 vegetable capsules daily dosage, proving you with this antioxidant herb. All Solgar® products meet our industry recognized “Gold Standard” for excellence. Made using naturally sourced ingredients and innovating since 1947, Solgar® is your perfect supplement to good health – 98% of Solgar® consumers recommend the brand* *Global Praxis online shopper survey 2017, which included 3,882 VMS consumers. Food supplements should not be used instead of a varied balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle.