Silymarin

Phyto molecular entry number
PRL000034
Phyto molecule name
Silymarin
Phyto molecule type
Polyphenolic compound
Sources
  • Milk thistle
Health benefits
  • Promotes the growth of liver cells
  • Reduces liver damage
  • Treat colon cancer
Structure
COC1=C(C=CC(=C1)C2C(OC3=C(O2)C=C(C=C3)C4C(C(=O)C5=C(C=C(C=C5O4)O)O)O)CO) O
Reference(s)
  1. J Surg .Anti-angiogenic effect of silymarin oncolon cancer LoVo cell line..2003.
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