A.Vogel's Milk Thistle Complex tablets is a formulation combining fresh herbs including Milk Thistle (silymarin) with Dandelion and Artichoke, known for their detoxification and cleansing properties, based on traditional use.
The seeds of Milk Thistle are combined with three other important herbs used in healthcare for centuries – fresh extracts of Dandelion, Artichoke and dried Boldo leaves. A.Vogel’s Milk Thistle Complex was amongst the very first herbal products formulated by Alfred Vogel, one of Switzerland’s best known naturopaths.
- Made from milk thistle seeds
- Also contains fresh plant extracts of Artichoke, Dandelion & Peppermint
- Available as tincture or tablets
Directions: As a food supplement, take one or two tablets of Milk Thistle Complex daily, or as directed by your healthcare professional.
Avoid during pregnancy or if breastfeeding. Keep out of reach and sight of children. This product is not recommended for children.
It should also be noted that taking milk thistle should be avoided by those who have allergies in the same plant family, such as chrysanthemum, daisy, marigold, and ragweed. Milk thistle supplementation should be used with caution, as any supplement should. If you have a liver problem, consult your doctor before adding any new herbal remedy to your prescribed medication.
Side effects of milk thistle consumption can include:
- Feeling queasy
- Upset stomach
You should be careful not to take more than 1200mg per day, as this can cause toxic effects.
Extract of fresh Cynara scolymus* (artichoke) leaves 46%, Silybum marianum (Milk Thistle) dried fruit 32%, fresh Taraxacum officinalis* (Dandelion) herb and root 12%, Peumus boldus (Boldo) dried leaf 7%, fresh Mentha piperita* (Peppermint) leaves 3%. Also contains microcrystalline cellulose and hydrogenated cottonseed oil. Each 250mg tablet contains the equivalent of 500mg Milk Thistle Complex tincture. *Organically grown
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