Milk Thistle is a fantastic ingredient and a very important component in Transfer-Tox
Silymarin from Milk Thistle: Milk thistle is the most widely recognized natural remedy for liver health and support. It has been shown in scientific studies to not only protect liver cells, but also to help regenerate healthy ones. Milk Thistle blocks toxins from entering the liver, helps remove toxins from the liver and regenerates liver cells.
Milk Thistle is a good ingredient for a liver detox. Although the extent of all the medicinal benefits of Milk Thistle is yet to be discovered, it has already become a strong element in any liver detox program.
Black Currant Extract : Black Currants are the richest source of Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA). Black Currant extract is used to adjust the fatty acid profile in the diet. While the body is capable of synthesizing GLA from linoleic acid this conversion is impaired in cases of liver dysfunction.
Phosphatidyl Choline is used by the liver for emulsifying fats. This is the natural source of choline and inositol for which lecithin is famous. Choline regulates the amount of fat that accumulates in the liver and emulsifies cholesterol. Phosphatidyl Choline will not actually digest the fats and clear them, that's the job the enzyme lipase performs and is also in this formula. It does however facilitate breaking down and allowing fats to be transported to where the lipase can digest it.
Barberry Bark Powder : Barberry bark comes from the barberry plant. This shrub produces yellow flowers and bares small red fruit. The bark of this shrub holds many beneficial properties.
The alkaloids berberine, beramine, and oxyacantha can all be found within the barberry bark. The bark is a natural antibacterial and anti-inflammatory. It has shown to improve the overall function of the immune system. Barberry is an excellent for correcting liver function and promoting the flow of bile.
Barberry is suggested when there is an inflammation of the gallbladder or the presence of gall stones. Barberry acts on the gallbladder to improve bile flow and alleviate conditions such as gallbladder pain, gallstones, and jaundice. The bark is astringent, anti diarrheal, and healing to the intestinal wall-in short, barberry has a strong, highly beneficial effect on the digestive system as a whole.
Black Radish (Raphanus Niger) : Works in conjunction with the liver in the body's natural efforts to detoxify and is used to mobilize heavy metals. Black Radish has been used medicinally since ancient times for problems of the lungs, liver, gallbladder and digestive system.
It is a mild diuretic, strong antioxidant and a good natural source of vitamin B and vitamin C. Black Radishes have been used as a food product since at least the time of the Pharaohs. Black Radishes are similar in appearance to turnips, but are darker in color, and their flesh is white, pungent and dry. Black Radish is rich in vitamins B and C, sulfur and fiber. It acts as an antioxidant and is also said to be beneficial to digestion.