Milk Thistle Extract

Milk Thistle Extract

Milk Thistle Extract

  •   Botanical Name: Silybum marianum(L.)Gaertn
  •   Active Ingredient: Silybin, Isosilybin, Silydianin, Silychristin
  •   Part Used: Seed
  •   Silymarin: ≥80.0%
  •   Solubility: Practically insoluble in water, soluble in methanol and acetone
  •   Description: Yellow-brown fine powder


Milk thistle extract is a type of flavonoid lignan compound extracted from the seed coats of the medicinal plant Silybum marianum. It is yellow or brown in color, and bitter in taste.

It is soluble in acetone, ethyl acetate, ethanol, and methanol, but hardly soluble in chloroform, and insoluble in water. The main active ingredients in milk thistle are silybin, isosilybin, silydianin, and silychristin.

Milk thistle is an annual or biennial herb that originated in southern Europe and North Africa. It has been cultivated and used in Europe and Africa for thousands of years, which is a folk medicinal plant. Silymarin is widely used in the treatment of liver diseases and cardiovascular diseases.

Product Name Milk Thistle Extract
Botanical Name Silybum Marianum(L.) Gaertn
Active Ingredient Silybin, Isosilybin, Silydianin, Silychristin
Part Used Seed


(Standard in House)

Total Silymarin
(determined as silybin)
Sum Of Silycristin And Silydianin 20.0%-45.0%
Sum of Silybin A And Silybin B 40.0%-65.0%
Sum of Sosilybin A And Isosilybin B 10.0%-20.0%
Solubility Practically insoluble in water, soluble in methanol and acetone
Description Yellow-brown fine powder
Packaging 25kgs/drum, inner by double plastic bag
Storage Stored in cool and dry places. Keep away from strong light and heat
Shelf Life 24 Months

Milk Thistle Extract Applications

  • Medicine and health food
  • Functional food
  • Health products
  • Nutritional supplements
  • Food nutrient fortifier

 Milk Thistle Extract Function

  • Silymarin powder can protect the liver by promoting the growth of new life.
  • Milk thistle extract is an antioxidant or free radical scavenger.
  • Milk thistle extract Silymarin will promote the secretion of bile and inflammation.
  • Milk thistle extract powder prevents the damage of alcohol, chemical toxin, and heavy metals.

Premium Milk Thistle Extract Manufacturer

Our company has advanced imported testing equipment, which can ensure that traceability testing from raw materials to production.

The professional technical team strictly controls the quality. Our products are characterized by low pesticide residues, low solvent residues, and high purity.

Why FocusHerb Milk thistle extract?

Over the years, FocusHerb has concentrated on the production and development of plant extracts. We offer fruits and vegetable powder at competitive prices.

Our products experience rigorous independent testing, which can guarantee that they are safe to consume around the world.

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