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Milk Thistle 140 mg


Milk Thistle is a large plant with prickly, green leaves that produce a milky sap when broken.

  • Herbal preparations from milk thistle have a long history of traditional/ethnobotanical use
  • #1 Pharmacist Recommended Herbal Supplement Brand*
2 Daily
140 mg

Product Details

Nature Made Milk Thistle Extract is guaranteed to meet our high quality standards – it is made from carefully selected ingredients under strict manufacturing processes.

  • #1 Pharmacist Recommended Herbal Supplement Brand*
  • No Colors Added or Artificial Flavors
  • No Preservatives
  • No Yeast or Starch
  • Gluten free

*Based on US News & World Report - Pharmacy Times Survey of pharmacist recommending in this category

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Dosage and Interactions

When to Take:

Suggested Use: Take one capsule two times daily before a meal. For easier swallowing, take with water before and during ingestion.


There are no known drug classes to avoid with Milk Thistle.

Potential interactions may occur with the following:

  • Anticoagulants or Antiplatelets, or any blood-thinning medications/agents affecting the ability of blood to clot. Combining milk thistle with blood thinning agents may increase risk of bleeding.
  • Milk thistle may affect drugs metabolized by the liver’s cytochrome P450 enzyme system and may increase risk for side effects. Talk to your doctor about the medication(s), including antipsychotics and beta blockers, you are taking before taking milk thistle.

Caution: If you are pregnant or nursing, consult a health professional before taking this product. Avoid this product if you are allergic to ragweed or daisy-like flowers. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if any adverse reactions occur. Not intended for use by persons under the age of 18.

Given that no two people are alike, if you are taking any medications you should be aware that potential drug-nutrient interactions may occur and are encouraged to consult a health care professional before using this product. Combining certain prescription drugs and dietary supplements can lead to undesirable effects such as:

  • Diminished drug effectiveness
  • Reduced supplement effectiveness
  • Impaired drug and/or supplement absorption


Are there any drug interactions with Milk Thistle?

Persons taking antipsychotic drugs should consult with their physician before taking Milk Thistle.

Can pregnant and lactating women use Milk Thistle?

Long term evaluations on the safety of the use of milk thistle during pregnancy and lactation have not been established; therefore, please check with your doctor if you are pregnant or nursing before use.

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