Jellyfish is a healing plant of the miraculous family of Asteraceae ( Asteraceae ). It looks like a beautiful thistle. He recognizes himself according to the white striped leaves, which he exposes to show that the gardener did not mistaken him with a common thistle and did not turn out because of the thorns. Seeds are used to consume, from which the healing oil is pressed. Surprisingly, however, succulent leaves are also delicious, the truncated edges of which can easily be removed by scissors.
The nonpolar extracts from the olives are called silymarin and are a mixture of about seven flavolignans and one flavonoid - silibinin, isosilibinin, silicristin, silidianin and others. (Silymarin is not pure phytochemicals.) Silymarin is not soluble in water, is used either as an alcohol extract or as eucalyptus oil. Silymarin is a high-quality oil-bearing oil that contains and replaces other shellfish supplements.
Ostropestřec works because of its strong antioxidants, which also have anti-inflammatory effects. The herbal remedy is known by the herbalist, according to the Bahmani2015smb review, it also protects the kidneys, reduces cholesterol in blood, protects against atherosclerosis , heart and vessel diseases, helps with diabetes (especially in patients with cirrhosis ), protects the brain and has anticancer effects . Its protective effect against liver cancer has been investigated . The potential of the osteoarthritis in the prevention of colon and rectal cancer and other cancers is analyzed by Raina2016scc .