milk thistle


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milk thistle

n
(Plants) another name for sow thistle
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Noun1.milk thistle - any of several Old World coarse prickly-leaved shrubs and subshrubs having milky juice and yellow flowersmilk thistle - any of several Old World coarse prickly-leaved shrubs and subshrubs having milky juice and yellow flowers; widely naturalized; often noxious weeds in cultivated soil
genus Sonchus, Sonchus - sow thistles
Sonchus oleraceus, milkweed - annual Eurasian sow thistle with soft spiny leaves and rayed yellow flower heads
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
2.milk thistle - tall Old World biennial thistle with large clasping white-blotched leaves and purple flower headsmilk thistle - tall Old World biennial thistle with large clasping white-blotched leaves and purple flower heads; naturalized in California and South America
genus Silybum, Silybum - small genus of east African herbs
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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milk thistle

n (bot) cardo mariano
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When it was combined in lab tests with silymarin, which is derived from the common herb milk thistle, the effect was even more impressive.
But when curcumin was combined in lab tests with silymarin, which is derived from the common herb milk thistle, the effect was even more impressive.
Side effects are rare, but milk thistle may cause diarrhoea, nausea, bloating, gas and an upset stomach.
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Milk thistle, a plant native to the Mediterranean regions, has long been prized as a treatment for chronic liver ailments.
Comment: Silymarin is a flavonoid complex derived from milk thistle (Silybum marianum).
The present study elucidates the impact of different priming strategies on seed emergence and growth of milk thistle [Silybum marianum (L.
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Due to Antioxidant property and that drugs give good results & reduce the glucose level, some herbal folk medicinal plants have been reported which are useful in diabetes treatment such as burdock roots, milk thistle seeds and forssk flowers, because they are rich in antioxidants and because of its anti- inflammatory, anti-tumor/cancer, anti-diabetic, anti-microbial and antiviral effects [6], [7], [8].