Silymarine is extracted from the seeds skin of Plant Milk Thistle, it is a yellow powder or crystal powder, bitter, it can be solved in Acetone, Ethyl Acetate, Ethanol, Methanol, it can’t be solved in Chloroform and water. The main ingredient is flavonoid substance of silymarine is silybin/silibinin, isosilybin/isosilibinin, siliehristin, silidinain
Functions and Applications
1.Silymarin extract is widely used in medicine, health products, food and cosmetics.
2.Protecting liver cell membrane and improving the liver function.
3.Detoxification, reducing the blood fat, benefiting the gallbladder, protecting the brain and removing the free radical of body. As a kind of better antioxidant, it can clear free radical in human body, postpone senility.
4.Silymarin extract has the function of radiation hardening, arteriosclerosis preventing, and skin-aging