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Silymarin

A mixture of flavonoids extracted from seeds of the MILK THISTLE, Silybum marianum. It consists primarily of silybin and its isomers, silicristin and silidianin. Silymarin displays antioxidant and membrane stabilizing activity. It protects various tissues and organs against chemical injury, and shows potential as an antihepatoxic agent.
Also Known As:
Carsil; Karsil; Legalon; Silimarin
Networked: 576 relevant articles (89 outcomes, 160 trials/studies)

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Experts

1. Agarwal, Rajesh: 16 articles (02/2013 - 03/2002)
2. Oberlies, Nicholas H: 15 articles (08/2015 - 05/2005)
3. Polyak, Stephen J: 13 articles (08/2015 - 05/2007)
4. Gharagozloo, Marjan: 9 articles (08/2014 - 08/2006)
5. Katiyar, Santosh K: 8 articles (11/2015 - 12/2002)
6. Singh, Rana P: 8 articles (12/2008 - 03/2002)
7. Hawke, Roy L: 7 articles (05/2013 - 09/2008)
8. Graf, Tyler N: 7 articles (02/2013 - 05/2005)
9. Schuppan, D: 7 articles (04/2007 - 06/2000)
10. Agarwal, R: 7 articles (02/2006 - 04/2000)

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Inflammation
3. Hepatitis
4. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis)
5. Liver Cirrhosis (Hepatic Cirrhosis)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. silybin (silibinin)
2. Flavonoids
3. Flavonolignans
4. Glycyrrhizic Acid (Glycyrrhizin)
5. Acetylcysteine (Siran)
6. Vitamin E
7. Ribavirin (Virazole)
8. Transferases
9. Silymarin
10. Glutathione (Reduced Glutathione)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Peritoneal Dialysis
3. Intraperitoneal Injections
4. Radiotherapy
5. Chemoprevention