Liver Essentials90 capsSwanson Condition Specific Formulas100% Original, Imported from the USA, Brand New and SealedGeneral InformationComprehensive liver nutritionFeatures guaranteed-potency milk thistle extract (80% silymarin)With the antioxidant power of alpha lipoic acidThe liver works overtime to fight the invasion of toxins by continually cleansing and purifying the blood. Swanson Liver Essentials provides a firm foundation for a healthier liver with a standardized milk thistle extract and eight other herbs and nutrients.Benefits of the Product:The liver is responsible for several vital bodily functions, including storing energy in the form of sugar (glucose), storing vitamins and minerals, making proteins, processing worn out red blood cells, making bile and metabolizing many medications and alcohol. Here are some of the benefits:Helps provide antioxidant protectionto the liver*Aids in stabilizing cell membranes of the liver*Liver Essentials contains several key ingredients that have been wellresearched and carefully examined. The liver acts as a gatekeeper in attempting to protect the body from potential toxins that may have been ingested.Directions: As a dietary supplement, take two capsules one to two times per day with water.Active Ingredients of the Product:Milk Thistle Extract Silymarin (more info at Liver Support): Milk Thistle is the ultimate in liver health. Silymarin, a powerful antioxidant flavonoid, contains specific protective benefits for liver tissues, making milk thistle a premier liver tonic.Alpha Lipoic Acid ALA (more info at Body Building.com): For high-powered antioxidant protection and effective metabolic support, the ultra-potent alpha lipoic acid capsules are an excellent choice. A powerful free-radical fighter that enhances the activity of other antioxidants like vitamins C and E, alpha lipoic acid can be especially helpful for promoting healthy carbohydrate metabolism for people on restricted diets.Dandelion Root (more info at Live Strong): Dandelion is often recommended to treat liver problems, according to Herbsarespecial.com. The seeds can be taken regularly as a preventative herb to help keep the liver healthy. They can also be used to help lower excess acidity in the body, as well as purify the blood and regenerate healthy cells. Dandelion seeds help to stimulate digestion through the production of stomach acids and enzymes, making it easier to digest fats and oils.N-Acetyl L-Cysteine AjiPure (more info at Nutritional Supplement Educational Center): N-acetyl Cysteine (or NAC) is a more stable form of the amino acid L-Cysteine. As a precursor to L-Cysteine, NAC and helps the body synthesize Glutathione.** NAC possesses antioxidant properties that may help fight cell-damaging free radicals.** Studies have shown that oxidative stress caused by free radicals may contribute to premature aging of cells.**Burdoch RootParsley Root Picrorhiza Kurroa / RhizomesBlack Radish RootTMG / TrimethylglycineCustomer Reviews on the ProductGathered from different online shopping websites"Our livers are the largest filter in our body. After doing a bit of research there're are a variety of ingredients could do the liver some good. This combination is one of the better ones I have seen at the price its at. Whether it does any good or not will be a long term study on each of us individually but its worth taking given the possible benefits. I am going to continue taking this for a awhile unless I find a better combinations at a better price!" - L. Myers on Liver Essentials Most Complete Supplement for Liver (with Milk Thistle Silymarin, Alpha Lipoic Acid, NAC, Dandelion Roots)"I love this product as it contains so many different ingredients to make my liver happy and healthy." - B. Mullens on Liver Essentials Most Complete Supplement for Liver (with Milk Thistle Silymarin, Alpha Lipoic Acid, NAC, Dandelion Roots)"Liver function tests, by a certified lab under doctor orders confirm that using this product in combination with selenium and alpha lipoic acid have made a significant improvement in enzyme and fucntion. I have used this for years and plan to continue." - "This is one of my staple re-order products. "I bought this for liver support and have been very pleased with the results. I've found that Swanson's line, while not the cheapest out there, is by far the leader when it comes to quality and value."""This is a very good product, this combination seems to work better for me than other products or the ingredients taken separately. I believe it has helped to lighten my hair color, more like my original hair color, my friend wondered if I was tinting my hair.""Liver Essentials is an excellent formulation for supporting liver detoxification. I add a little choline for even more support. For years I fought against the sources of toxins in our environment. Unfortunately there are more toxins than ever in our food, water and air. Until they reduce the amount of toxins we are exposed to, I will be supporting my liver's efforts to detoxify them.""take this daily really helps, i have a high stress life right now and i'm on my feet all day long, I notice if i haven't taken it. as my feet swell after a long day. I really feel better when I take the liver essentials""I bought this on the information in a review and I'm glad I did. It seems to keep me regular and that was something I wasn't expecting, but had read in a review and hoped would work for me and it did.""Wonderful product for being pro-active with liver health. So convenient to have all these ingredients in one product.""This formula gives me an overall feeling of well-being. When I stopped taking it I noticed a difference and I will now continue to use it daily.""We began taking this recently to combine several supplements in one product that we used to take individually. The environment is getting so toxic that it's really important to support good liver function and this seems to be a really good supplement. It's not as potent as the milk thistle we used to take but I love that it has NAC and ALA added because we can no longer afford to buy them separately.""I am grateful for fine preparation Swanson Condition Specific FormulasLiver Essentials which well works for health and improves quality of my life! Thanks!" - R. Pierce on Liver Essentials Most Complete Supplement for Liver (with Milk Thistle Silymarin, Alpha Lipoic Acid, NAC, Dandelion Roots)"This product is crafted for results. Ingredients are carefully selected to optimally nourish and support the liver." - E. Medina on Liver Essentials Most Complete Supplement for Liver (with Milk Thistle Silymarin, Alpha Lipoic Acid, NAC, Dandelion Roots)"It makes me sleep well and keep in good condition." - A. Marks on Liver Essentials Most Complete Supplement for Liver (with Milk Thistle Silymarin, Alpha Lipoic Acid, NAC, Dandelion Roots)"I've been using this product for years because it does what it says it will do and I feel in better health overall. Have recommended this product to others several times. And the price is right too! Great product...""I like my wine, but this product makes me feel like it's okay to have a few glasses because of its liver protection herbs" - N. Royce on Liver Essentials Most Complete Supplement for Liver (with Milk Thistle Silymarin, Alpha Lipoic Acid, NAC, Dandelion Roots)"This product really works! My husband would not be without it now. He has been so pleased with the results he can't stop talking about it!I would recommend this wonderful product to anyone.""This is abosolutey a great product, it combine so many different things that support good liver function, and you get them all in one, this is a must have, if you want to keep your Liver clean and healthy the natural way.""This is an excellent product. It worked just as well or better than more expensive, comparable, brands that I have tried. I would recommend at least trying this if you are using something more expensive.""Cleanses my system""This is a great product at an outstanding price! I only recommend that swanson increase the alpha-lipoic to over 100mg and would love to see them add turmeric extract and artichoke leaf extract. Overall a great product for maintance! A++""We definately notice if we missing taking this each day. Would recommend!""This is a great belnd of herbs beneficial for liver function and health. Swanson's condition specific formulas are well thought out and prepared!""I'm so thrilled to have found Swanson's(Thank-you Health Ranger!). My relatives come from near Fargo (Twinn Valley, Mn.) and I feel like we're family! Speaking of which- LIVER ESSENTIALS is a nice family of herbs!! (complementary compound of herbs) You've got wonderful products! Down-home deals!! - Really appreciate it, Thank's""We use this as an additional supplement to Thisilyn."