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Does silybumin have anti-cancer effects?

Dec 04, 2017

Silybum marijuana has an anti-cancer effect mainly because it contains silymarin, a flavonolignan component that has been shown to inhibit cancer cell regeneration and reduce the growth cycle of surviving cancer cells


Another health property of a thistle supplement is resistance to inflammation, which is mainly due to the silymarin it contains. Silybum marijuana can also promote the body's immune system health. The immune system is crucial to the human body, especially for those with cancer. An article published in the 2012 issue of The Lancet Oncology shows that one in six cancer patients are susceptible to infections due to low immunity. In addition, silymarin can improve gastrointestinal health, the body's 70% of the immune system cells are distributed in the intestine.

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First, the dose will affect the health effects of silymarin. Many experts point out that using large doses of silymarin can produce a variety of health effects. Some studies have also confirmed that the combined effect of silymarin and phosphatidylcholine is superior to that of silymarin alone, probably because the mixture can more easily enter the cell membrane.


Second, the quality of silymarin is another factor that affects health effects. The standard silymarin extract contains between 70% and 80% of the silymarin. If you want to ensure that the quality of the silymarin supplement, as far as possible to choose from sources of raw materials and silymarin raw materials without toxic fillers.

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