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Possible Interaction: Ethanol and Silymarin





Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

According to open studies the long-term administration of silymarin significantly increased survival time of patients with alcohol induced liver cirrhosis.
Current pharmaceutical biotechnology  •  2012  |  View Paper
Ethanol induced release of ALT and AST was also reduced by TLE (2.5 and 5.0 mg/ml) and SL (1 mg/ml).
Journal of ethnopharmacology  •  2005  |  View Paper
Alcohol also increased hepatic collagen type I by 50% over the 3 years with a significant rise in mRNA for &agr;1 (I) procollagen, both prevented by silymarin.
Journal of clinical gastroenterology  •  2003  |  View Paper
We explored the possibility that silymarin (SY), a fraction from Silybum marianum, might protect against the effects of in utero exposure to ethanol upon subsequent social memory function.
Planta medica  •  1999  |  View Paper
The hepatoprotective and antioxidant activity of silymarin is caused by its ability to inhibit the free radicals that are produced from the metabolism of toxic substances such as ethanol , acetaminophen, and carbon tetrachloride.
World journal of hepatology  •  2014  |  View Paper
In conclusion, Silymarin could protect against the liver injury caused by ethanol administration.
Biomolecules & therapeutics  •  2013  |  View Paper