Studies related to Acne and Milk thistle

Effects of Oral Antioxidants on Lesion Counts Associated with Oxidative Stress and Inflammation in Patients with Papulopustular Acne
Effect Decrease
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 56
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 13-17, 18-29, 30-44
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
14 patients , eight males and six females, were treated with Silymarin 210 mg/day orally . The baseline lesion counts decreased from
19.57+7.68 to 9.14+4.75 after eight weeks of supplementation. The Silymarin group saw a 53% reduction in total lesion counts and this outcome was statistically significant P ≤ 0.05.