Description: As a source of antioxidants to maintain good health. Milk thistle is traditionally used in herbal medicine as a hepatoprotective agent.
Precautions: For adults only. Do not use in case of obstruction of the bile ducts or allergies to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family. Do not use if you are taking antibiotics or nitroglycerin. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you have gallstones, kidney stones, iron deficiency, liver disorders or symptoms such as yellowing of the skin/eyes (jaundice), stomach pain, dark urine , sweating, nausea, unusual tiredness and/or loss of appetite, or if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. People sensitive to nicotinic acid may experience diffuse redness of the skin that is usually mild and transient in nature. Rare and unpredictable cases of liver damage associated with products containing green tea extracts have been reported (in Canada and internationally). Hypersensitivity (eg allergy) has been known to occur, if discontinue use. Consult a healthcare practitioner for use beyond 12 weeks. Do not use if security seal is missing.