Milk Thistle Silymarin

Physique Zero

Accelerated Muscular Development Programs

Get Instant Access

Milk thistle, or silymarin, is a herbal supplement used by steroid-taking bodybuilders as a liver detoxifier, as the use of anabolic steroids (which are metabolised in the liver) can put tremendous strain on the liver. Studies have shown much improved liver enzyme levels in athletes who use drugs in sport when using milk thistle, compared with those who do not (Neuman, et al 1991). Silymarin is also a potent antioxidant.

"Milk thistle has a role in bodybuilding as a liver detoxifier."

Milk thistle has a role in bodybuilding as a liver detoxifier. It is available in its pure form, or with a combination of other herbs in the product LIV 52®.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Chemically Engineered

Chemically Engineered

Push Beyond Your Genetic Potential Using Steroids To Build Massive Muscle. If you grew up as a skinny geek like I did then you understand why some people decide to use steroids to push beyond the limits that nature left them with.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment