- Brand: NOW Foods
- Product Code: liver-refresh-NOW-90-vg-cpsls
- Quantity per Container: 90 Veg Capsules
NOW Liver Refresh was clinically developed by Dr. Verghese, M.D.This formula is a proprietary blend of herbs and nutrients designed to support healthy liver function.
Dr. Vergheses Liver Formula contains Milk Thistle Extract, which has been shown in clinical and non-clinical studies to support the liver, as measured by standard liver enzyme laboratory tests.
In addition, this formula contains N-Acetyl Cysteine and Methionine, two amino acids known to enhance the production of glutathione in the liver.Glutathione, a major cellular antioxidant plays an essential role in liver detoxification mechanisms.
Also included in this formula are other herbs (Schisandra, Bupleurum, and Scute) that have been developed by Dr. C. Samuel Verghese, M.D. and until now has been used exclusively in this practice.Dr. Verghese recommends this formula for frequent travellers who want to support their liver health while travelling abroad.
Likely users of Liver Refresh may include people with exposure to toxins that stimulate liver activity and people with exposure to infections that may have damaged liver tissue.
- Artichoke leaf has antioxidant properties and restores healthy growth to liver cells.
- Bupleurum may promote normal cell growth, immune function and is a staple of Chinese liver formulas.
- Dandelion Root may serve as a natural down-regulator of inflammatory chemicals in the body.
- NAC supports liver Glutathionestores (antioxidant, detoxifier, heavy metal chelator).
- Schisandra protects liver cells from toxins and may help to regenerate damaged cells.
- Milk thistles antioxidant Silymarin improves liver function tests and protects liver cells against oxidative damage. It also protects liver cells by blocking and removing toxins from the liver.
- Silymarin aids in regenerating injured liver cells and blocks fibrosis.
3 veg capsules contain:
Total Carbohydrate 1g < 1%
---Dietary Fiber < 1g 3%
Milk Thistle Extract (Silybum marianum) 300mg
---(Fruit/Seeds) (Standardized to 240mg Silymarin Flavonoids-equivalent 80%)
Herbal-Enzyme Blend 90mg
---Artichoke (Cynara scolymus) (Leaf), Beet (Beta vulgaris) (Root), Raspberry (Rubus idaeus) (Leaf), Pancreatin (Pancreatic Enzymes)
L-Glutathione (Reduced) (Setria) 100mg
N-Acetyl Cysteine (NAC) 100mg
Grape Seed (Standardized Extract) 100mg
---(Vitis vinifera) (Standardized for Polyphenols)
Dandelion (Root) (Taraxacum officinale) 100mg
L-Carnitine (from L-Carnitine Tartrate) 50mg
Scute (Root) (Scutellaria baicalensis) 50mg
Schisandra (Fruit) (Schisandra chinensis) 100mg
Barberry (Root Bark) (Berberis vulgaris) 30mg
Turmeric (Root) (Curcuma longa) 30mg
Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline Cellulose, Hypromellose (cellulose capsule), Silicon Dioxide, Stearic Acid (vegetable source) and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
Not manufactured with: wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Adults:Take 3 capsules daily with food.
For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, including allergy to plants of the Asteraceae family. Keep out of reach of children.