Milkthistle - FAQ

Q. Are there any drug interactions with Milk Thistle?

A. Persons taking antipsychotic drugs should consult with their physician before taking Milk Thistle.

Q. Can pregnant and lactating women use Milk Thistle?

A. Long term evaluations on the safety of the use of milk thistle during pregnancy and lactation have not been established, therefore please check with your doctor if you are pregnant or nursing.

Q. Do Metagenics Herbs products contain artificial flavors/colors?

A. Metagenics Herbs product lines are made to strict quality standards of purity, potency and release. Most all products are produced without artificial colors or preservatives. The few products that do contain artificial colors will state this in the ingredient listing on the label.

Q. Is Milk Thistle Standardized?

A. Milk Thistle seed extract is standardized to 80% silymarin. The safe use of the bioflavonoid compound silymarin is well documented in numerous studies, as well as in clinical practice.

Q. What are the benefits of Milk Thistle?

A. Milk Thistle helps to maintain healthy liver function through its antioxidant properties.