Milk Thistle

Milk Thistle

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Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) is a perennial herb believed to have medicinal properties. Milk thistle is also known by the names Saint Mary's thistle, variegated thistle, and Scotch thistle. In traditional Chinese medicine, milk thistle is referred to as da ji, while the seeds are called shui fei ji.
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