Miltis [Silymarin 140 mg, 100 Caps, Modern Pharma]
Silybon (Silymarin) is a medicine which is made with an extract from the seeds of the milk thistle plant. This drug is widely used by patients who wish to treat disorders of the liver, including liver cirrhosis, chronic hepatitis, jaundice and other related conditions.
In addition to this, many people believe that it may be effective as a appetite stimulant, and it is also taken by patients to treat gallbladder problems, dyspepsia, malaria, breast milk flow problems, symptoms of an allergy, treating a hangover and diabetes. There are also other conditions not listed here which it may be taken to treat.
Dosage and Administration
Silybon (Silymarin) tablets are administered orally. Your doctor will tell you the correct dosage to take. In some cases, adults treating allergic rhinitis have been prescribed a dose of 140mg of silymarin extract (equal to one tablet) taken 3 times per day. Patients affected by dyspepsia are usually instructed to take a different dosage, as well as those treating other conditions.
Adult patients who take Silybon (Silymarin) may sometimes experience side effects, such as:
- A reduction in appetite
- Digestive disturbances
If you experience any side effects during treatment, tell your doctor. In rare cases, serious reactions may occur. Seek medical treatment straight away if this happens.
This medicine is not prescribed to patients affected by conditions which are considered hormone-sensitive, including endometriosis, uterine fibroids, or cancer of the uterus, breast or ovaries.
It is possible that taking this medicine may cause an interaction with certain medications.
Seek immediate emergency medical attention if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms to watch for, which may be indicative of a reaction, include skin rashes, hives, swelling of the face or limbs, trouble breathing, and trouble swallowing.
Always use Silybon (Silymarin) as you have been prescribed by your doctor. Never self-medicate or change your dosage without first consulting your doctor. The correct dosage can vary depending on your health, medical history, and the severity of the condition being treated.
This medication may not be safe for all patients. Before you begin using it always disclose the following to your doctor:
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- If you suffer from any allergies.
- If you suffer from any other health conditions or illnesses.
- If you are using any other medicine (including all non-prescription).
- If you are using any supplements, vitamins, or herbal products of any kind.