Cynara scolymus L.
Family: Asteraceae (composite)
Medicinal plants, food.
Part used: leaves
Pack: 100 op. - 350 mg / op.
Cynara scolymus (leaves) 190 mg powder
Cynara scolymus (leaves) 160 mg dry extract (2.5% acid caffeilchimico)
Guaianolidici sesquiterpene lactones, phenolic compounds (caffeic acid, quinine, etc..) flavonoid glycosides (cinaroside etc..), organic acids (lactic, glycolic), sterols, saponosidi, triterpene alcohols.
The product supports the physiological processes of liver treatment designed to inactivate and eliminate the waste products of metabolism and exogenous toxic compounds. Assists the process of bile formation and favors fluidity. Also supports the anabolic physiological processes of liver cells. The above actions make it useful in controlling the physiological levels of metabolic products and / or toxic substances ingested or inhaled, fat in the liver and their content in the blood.
'S increase in the amount of bile can promote bowel function, and at the same time more waste products are expelled. Renal function also supports more filtration and urine production, with it substances are eliminated, combined and made soluble by hepatic metabolism.
Use and dose
Dry extract 200 - 2000 mg per day - 1 - 2 capsules 2-3 times daily