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 Length 16months
Number of Subjects 56
Sex mixed
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.