Milk Thistle

Known as: Spotted Thistle, marianums, Silybum, holy thistle 
The plant Silybum marianum in the family ASTERACEAE containing the bioflavonoid complex SILYMARIN. For centuries this has been used traditionally to… (More)
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2010
2010
Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) is a popular herbal product used for hepatoprotection and chemoprevention. Two commercially… (More)
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2008
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2008
Silymarin, a mixture of polyphenolic flavonoids extracted from milk thistle (Silybum marianum), is composed mainly of… (More)
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2005
2005
The protective effect of methanolic extract of milk thistle seeds and silymarin against cisplatin-induced renal toxicity in male… (More)
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2005
2005
PURPOSE Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) is one of the most commonly used herbal therapies, and its principal constituent silybin… (More)
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2004
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2004
OBJECTIVES Phytochemical-mediated modulation of cytochrome P450 (CYP) activity may underlie many herb-drug interactions. Single… (More)
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2003
2003
Complete separation, isolation, and structural characterization of four diastereoisomeric flavonolignans, silybins A (1) and B (2… (More)
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2003
2003
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine if milk thistle (silymarin) alters the pharmacokinetics of indinavir. DESIGN Sequential crossover… (More)
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2002
2002
STUDY OBJECTIVE To characterize the pharmacokinetics of indinavir in the presence and absence of milk thistle and to determine… (More)
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1999
1999
Several studies from our laboratory have shown the cancer chemopreventive and anti-carcinogenic effects of silymarin, a flavonoid… (More)
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1999
1999
The biochemical influence of flavonolignans from the milk thistle Silybum marianum has been tested on kidney cells of African… (More)
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