Articles

Silymarin, an inhibitor of prostaglandin synthetase.

Author

Fiebrich F, Koch H

Date

15/12/1979

Journal

Experientia

Abstract

Silybin (I), silydianin (II) and silychristin (III), the main constituents of silymarin, inhibit the formation of prostaglandins in vitro. The inhibition is log-linearly dependent on the concentration of the effectors.