How to apply preparations with milk thistle

drug is plant-based, "Milk" is prescribed in the following indications: toxic liver damage (alcohol, intoxication drugs, heavy metals, halogenated hydrocarbons) and their prevention, chronic hepatitis, posttoxic and infectious hepatitis, fatty degeneration of the liver and, lipid metabolism, cirrhosis (in the complex therapy).

Often, patients with impaired digestion due to the liver disease have an increased appetite and overweight.Since the "Milk" lead to normal metabolic processes in the diseased organ, human normal weight.The drug improves liver function.

«thistle" is produced in the form of capsules, tablets, powders, oils for oral administration.Thistle oil is prescribed for adults and children 12
years of age, 0.5 tsptwice a day.Take it should be eating.The course of treatment is 1 month."Thistle" in the capsules are used as follows: Adults and children 12 years of age should take 5 pieces.twice a day (with meals).The course of treatment - 30 days.Tablets are taken with meals for 1 piece 1 once a day for a month.Treatment with drugs with a thistle can not replace avoiding alcohol and foods that are harmful to the liver.

«Milk»: contraindications, side effects

Preparations based on milk thistle can have side effects, which include diarrhea and allergic reactions.These drugs are contraindicated for children under 12 years, in case of hypersensitivity to the components.During pregnancy and lactation, "thistle" is used only for medical reasons, and if the benefit of treatment is higher than the possible risk to the child.

Precautions "thistle" used in hormonal disorders (uterine fibroids, endometriosis, breast cancer, uterine, ovarian, prostate) due to estrogen-like activity of silymarin.When combined with milk thistle extract medicament for hormone replacement therapy and oral hormonal contraceptives may decrease the therapeutic actions of these funds.Silymarin potentiate the therapeutic effect of the following drugs: "Alprazolam" "Diazepam" "Lovastatin" "ketoconazole" "Vinblastine".

analogs "thistle" in the active substance are "Karsil", "Legalon", "Silegon", "Silymarin", "Silimar."Analogs of pharmacological group, "Antral", "Hepa-Merz", "Gepatosan", "Geptral", "Livodeksa", "Progepar", "Tiolipon."