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I would like to know about milk thisel goods anf bads?

I would like to know about milk thisel  goods anf bads?

(Silybum marianum): I believe this question is about milk thistle not milk. Milk thistle (silybum marianum) can help reduce liver inflammation whether from diseases such as hepatitis or from drug interactions and side effects. However, milk thistle may also interfere with some drugs that are metabolized via the liver, so discuss this with your health care practitioner. ...Read more

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I hear pills are bad 4 liver but i read milk thistle & reishe mushroom extract are good & they come in pills. Should i take them for high enzymes?

I hear pills are bad 4 liver but i read milk thistle & reishe mushroom extract are good & they come in pills. Should i take them for high enzymes?

See below: While there are reports of milk thistle being beneficial for the liver, the most important thing to do is to find out why the liver enzymes are elevated. Your doctor can help you out with that. ...Read more

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If they found a bit of fatty build up on liver. Is a renew life 1 month liver detox a bad idea? It has milk thistle and dandelion and stuff in it.

If they found a bit of fatty build up on liver. Is a renew life 1 month liver detox a bad idea? It has milk thistle and dandelion and stuff in it.

Don't know. : Hi, with the current evidence that we have it's not possible to recommend any type of detox for fatty liver. Fat in the liver can be of 2 types nafld ; nash. Nafld is where fat is present but not causing harm and nash when it's damaging your liver. We don't when nafld turns into nash or if they r separate entities. See a hepatologist for bld work 2 c if the liver is ok. He can recommend treatment. ...Read more

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I have high liver enzymes, got milk thistle in pills would it harm liver if i take them sense pills are bad for liver?

I have high liver enzymes, got milk thistle in pills would it harm liver if i take them sense pills are bad for liver?

Not sure it helps...: The medical literature is quite mixed as to the potential value of milk thistle in treating the liver. Lots of things of course cause elevated liver enzymes, & milk thistle certainly may be of little use for many liver diseases. Talk to your liver specialist if herbal products may benefit your particular liver issue. Also, pills per se are not bad for the liver as long as you use the correct drug! ...Read more

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I have elevated liver enzymes and would like to know if milk thistle and dandelion root will help get the enzymes back to normal?

I have elevated liver enzymes and would like to know if milk thistle and dandelion root will help get the enzymes back to normal?

Don't waste $$$.: There's no firm, replicable evidence that these agents have any real benefit to the liver. Find out what's actually wrong with the liver and see if it's treatable. That would be the best way to treat a liver issue. ...Read more

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How to use milk thistle drops?

As directed: Use it as directed on the bottle. Usual daily dose is 12 to 15 g of whole or powdered fruit or 200 to 420 mg of milk thistle. ...Read more

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Does milk thistle have anti-aging properties?

Does milk thistle have anti-aging properties?

Yes: In addition to its well-known benefits to the liver, Milk Thistle is one of the substances that have been demonstrated to help maintain telomere length. ...Read more

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Can and should milk thistle be taken longterm?

No: A large nih funded clinical trial dailed to show any benefit of using milk thistle for hepc. It doesnot help but probably harmless. ...Read more

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