Product name:Milk Thistle Extract Powder
Latin name:Fructus Silybum Marianum
Appearance:Light Yellow Powder
Package:Foli Bag/ Paper Drum/Carton
Silymarin (Acetone extract)
Silymarin (Ethyl Acetate extract)
Silymarin (Ethanol extract)
|HPLC40% ( UV80%)|
|HPLC45% (UV80%, Silybin&Isosilybin>30%)|
Milk thistle extract is made from dried fruits of silybum marianum G., and the standard contain usually will be 80% of total silymarin.
Silybum marianum is an annual or biennial herb that is from southern Europe and North Africa. It has been cultivated and used for thousands of years. Milk thistle is widely used as a medicine for treating liver diseases and cardiovascular diseases.
It is used in pharmaceutical, health product field with the form of suppository, lotion, injection, tablets, capsules and other preparations.
Silymarin is the main active ingredient for liver protection, which has a regenerative effect, can stimulate the formation of new liver cells and improve liver function; at the same time, it has a protective effect on the hepatocyte membrane, prevents cytotoxins from infiltrating hepatocytes, and improves the ability to recover membrane structure defects.
Silymarin's phenolic hydroxyl group provides hydrogen atoms and has a great antioxidant effect. They have scavenging free radical properties and anti-lipid peroxidative activity.
Silybin can inhibit the plasma membrane Ca2 + channels in adult rat myocardial cells, inhibit food-induced hypercholesterolemia, reduce very low density lipoprotein (VLDL) and low density lipoprotein (LDL), and increase high density lipoprotein (HDL). ), Can be used for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases.