December 07, 2022

St Marys Thistle 1:1 (Silybum Marianum)


St Mary’s Thistle is widely used as a hepatoprotective and hepatotrophorestorative


4-8 mls per day, 30-60 mls per week

Parts Used:


Main Actions:

  • Hepatoprotective
  • Hepatic tophorestorative
  • Antioxidant
  • Choleretic

Key Indications:

  • Liver damage, liver cirrhosis, hepatitis A, B and C, fatty liver, chronic active hepatitis
  • Gall stones, digestive liver insufficiency, dyspepsia
  • Nausea, flatulent colic, constipation, flatulence, abdominal bloating
  • Type 2 diabetes, metabolic syndrome X
  • Hemochromatosis, to reduce heavy metal burden

Major Safety Issues:

None known