milk thistle (silybum marianum) - oral
GENERIC NAME: MILK THISTLE (Silybum marianum) - ORAL
USES: Milk thistle has been used for diabetes in combination with standard treatment. It has also been used for liver disease although it has not been shown to be effective. Consult your doctor for more information if you have either of these serious conditions.Some herbal/dietary supplement products have been found to contain possibly harmful impurities/additives. Check with your pharmacist for more details about the brand you use.The FDA has not reviewed this product for safety or effectiveness. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014
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