Vogel's Milk Thistle
In Milk Thistle Complex Alfred Vogel brings the seeds of this very prickly plant together with four other important herbs whose beneficial effects have been known for centuries. Its benefits were myriad. and many of Vogel's patients found that it helped them to cope with the excesses of the modern world.
Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) has long been used t as an herbal remedy for a variety of ailments, especially liver problems. Recent scientific studies have shown that active substances in milk thistle protect the liver from damage caused by alcohol, drugs, toxins and viruses,
Herbalists recommend milk thistle extract for the prevention and/or treatment of various liver disorders and for the protection of the liver from damage by alcohol and drug misuse. Milk thistle is renowned for its ability to support the liver, the organ primarily responsible for detoxing the body of alcohol. Some herbalists recommend taking 500 mg of milk thistle before a long night of drinking, 350mg three times daily for a couple of days Milk thistle is renowned for its ability to support and stimulate the liver, the organ primarily responsible for ridding the body of alcohol. Taking Milk Thistle before, during or after drinking may help your liver detox alcohol quicker and minimize any hangover symptoms.