Milk thistle

What is Milk thistle?

Milk thistle, a plant belonging to the same family as daisies has been used medicinally most commonly for the treatment of liver and gallbladder disorders.

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I have taken mild thistle and my poop has become dark smelly and stringy

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Side effect of Milk Thistle.

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Milk Thistle increases bile secretion. Due to...

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I am taking organic milk thistle by Oregon's Wild Harvest. I drink alcohol and I'm wondering if it's okay to take milk thistle while drinking...

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No documented interactions with alcohol!

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doctor is it safe to use milk thistle (silybum marianum) for hepatitis b patient with undetectable viral load and negative e antingen. if yes what...

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Milk thistle,Silybum marianumin

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Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.
Silymarin, derived...

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