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What are the uses of Silymarin / Lecithin?

Silymarin / Lecithin is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Liver damage due to toxic effects, Gall bladder disorders, Improved liver function, Neurological diseases, High blood levels of cholesterol, Liver problems due to fat accumulation and other conditions.
The complete list of uses and indications for Silymarin / Lecithin is as follows:
References: 1, 2, 3, 4

Reviews - Silymarin / Lecithin Uses

The following are the results of on-going survey on for Silymarin / Lecithin. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.
The most commonly reported use of this medicine is for 'Liver damage due to toxic effects'.
Use Users Percentile Effectiveness
Liver damage due to toxic effects6
Gall bladder disorders2
High blood levels of cholesterol1
Liver problems due to fat accumulation1
Neurological diseases1
Improved liver function1
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
Participants: 12
2 out of 3 users report that this medicine is effective.
Effectiveness Users Percentile
Does not work1
Participants: 3

Silymarin / Lecithin Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology

Silymarin / Lecithin improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
References: 5, 6


  1. Drugs. 2001;61(14):2035-63. The use of silymarin in the treatment of liver diseases. - Accessed: October 12, 2016. (Accessed on 2/25/17)
  2. Iwata T, Kimura Y, Tsutsumi K, Furukawa Y, Kimura S (February 1993). "The effect of various phospholipids on plasma lipoproteins and liver lipids in hypercholesterolemic rats". J. Nutr. Sci. Vitaminol. 39 (1): 63_71. doi:10.3177/jnsv.39.63. PMID 8509902. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  3. Jimenez MA, Scarino ML, Vignolini F, Mengheri E (July 1990). "Evidence that polyunsaturated lecithin induces a reduction in plasma cholesterol level and favorable changes in lipoprotein composition in hypercholesterolemic rats". J. Nutr. 120 (7): 659_67. PMID 2366101. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  4. Dailymed LABEL: LECITHIN- lecithin pellet - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  5. Iran J Basic Med Sci. 2011 Jul-Aug; 14(4): 308_317. PMCID: PMC3586829 Silymarin, a Promising Pharmacological Agent for Treatment of Diseases - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  6. Zhang Y, Huang C, Sheng X, Gong Z, Zang YQ. Lecithin promotes adipocyte differentiation and hepatic lipid accumulation. Int J Mol Med. 2009;23(4):449-54 - Accessed: October 12, 2016.

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This page was last updated on 1/12/2018.
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