Liv-52 is touted as one of the best liver protection products available. Made by the Himalayan Drug Company it is design to everyone from oral steroid users to people with hepatitis and liver dysfunction.
Contents per capsule:
Capparis spinosa 65.0 mg;
Terminalia arjuna 32.0 mg;
Cichorium intybus 65.0 mg;
Achillea millefolium 16.0 mg;
Solanum nigrum 32.0 mg;
Tamarix gallica 16.0 mg;
Cassia occidentalis 16.0 mg;
Mandur bhasma 33.0 mg;
Other components: Eclipta alba, Phyllanthus niruri, Boerhaavia diffusa, Tinospora cordifolia, Berberis aristata, Raphanus sativus, Phyllanthus emblica, Plumbago zeylanica, Embelia ribes, Terminalia chebula.
Improves digestion and assimilation, arrests hepatic damage, accelerates metabolic activity, regulates level of plasma-protein concentration, promotes hepatocellular regeneration, improves the appetite.
Hepatic damage due to alcohol, chemicals etc., impaired assimilation and digestion, impaired liver function, lack of appetite, jaundice, chronic hepatitis, ascites, fluctuating blood glucose levels.
Directions for use:
Adults: 3 or 4 times a day 2 or 3 tablets before meals or half an hour after meals. Children: 3 or 4 times a day 1 or 2 tablets. Improvement will be noticeable after 1-4 weeks. Depending on the indication Liv 52 can be used for a period of 2-5 months or longer.
In incidental cases Liv 52, owing to its detoxifying effect, may give some irritation to the skin. The dose can then be temporarily reduced.
This is the description from Chemical Nutrition:- LIV 52 This is a proven herbal system that is used for its detoxifying properties and is based upon an ancient system known as Ayurveda (the science of life). The liver is an extremely imprtant organ that has many functions, e.g. detoxification of drugs and chemicals, production of blood clotting factors, filtering of impurities and a host of life essential functions. Modern living can place the liver under stress to such an extent that it does not function perfectly. As the liver has a central role to health it is vital that it performs its tasks right. Liv 52 has been shown to detoxify the liver and minimize liver cell damage. There are no side effects from Liv 52 and it is the sensible choice of anyone who wants to improve their health, athlete or not