What Is Milk Thistle Used for Today?
What Is the Scientific Evidence for Milk Thistle?
Acute Viral Hepatitis
Chronic Viral Hepatitis
Protection from Medications That Damage the Liver
Interactions You Should Know About
- Medications that could damage the liver, such as acetaminophen, phenytoin (Dilantin), alcohol, and phenothiazines: Milk thistle might be protective for some of these drugs.
- Oral contraceptives : Milk thistle might reduce their effectiveness.
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- Review Date: 09/2014 -
- Update Date: 04/13/2015 -