The milk thistle was originally native to the Mediterranean, Asia minor and North Africa, is growing as well as in more northern regions on sunny and dry places. Already in the middle ages, it was grown in German monastery gardens and was known as a medicinal plant with positive effects on the liver and gall bladder function.
Its main active ingredient – Silymarin – protects the liver cells from toxins and promotes liver regeneration. Pure milk thistle oil rich in monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fatty acids, and vitamins and minerals. Therefore, it makes a valuable contribution to a balanced and healthy diet.
SAWApet organic milk thistle oil is cold pressed from milk thistle seeds gently and is therefore especially high quality.
Values may vary slightly.
32% monounsaturated fatty acids
48% polyunsaturated fatty acids
20% saturated fatty acids
Vitamin B, D, E, K and minerals