Viridian Milk Thistle Supplement, with herb and seed extract. Standardised Milk Thistle extract in whole plant powder.
Directions: As a food supplement, take one capsule daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare professional.
Store in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of young children. Please seek professional advice before taking this supplement if you are pregnant or likely to become pregnant, and/or if you are on prescribed medication. Food supplements are not to be used as a substitute for a varied, balanced diet and healthy lifestyle. Do not exceed the daily dose. 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.
One vegetarian capsule provides: Standardised Milk Thistle seed extract (80% silymarin) 175mg, Milk Thistle herb powder 172mg, in a base of alfalfa, spirulina and bilberry.
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