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Milk Thistle for cats

Support for liver disease, liver and kidney detox, kidney support and cancer support in cats

  • Detoxifies the liver and kidneys by removing toxins
  • Improves liver and kidney function
  • Supports regeneration of the liver
  • Support kidneys that are damaged by diabetes
  • Antioxidant properties may benefit as anti-cancer support
  • Glycerin based and safe for long-term use

1 bottle = 3.4 oz (100 ml)

1 bottle = 100 day supply for a cat.

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Milk Thistle also know as Silybum marianum is a herb that has been used for thousands of years by humans. Milk thistles active ingredient is known as silymarin. Scientific studies on this herb have shown that the flavonoids in silymarin to contain strong anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and detoxifying properties it also promotes cellular regeneration and repair. This well-known herb, also known as wild artichoke and holy thistle, helps remove toxic chemicals that can accumulate in your cat’s system. It is one of the few herbs with no equivalent in conventional medicine.

Milk Thistle for cat liver disease is naturally formulated to promote proper liver function and reenergize your pet. The silymarin compound detoxifiers the liver and helps support, strengthen and regenerate liver function

Research is showing that Milk Thistle improves kidney function. It is beneficial in supporting a pets kidney that may be damaged due to the use of drugs and radiation therapy, and for kidney damage caused by diabetes or infections.

Milk Thistle is used today as an anticancer support. Studies are showing that Milk thistle extract has an effect against cancer. This could be because Milk Thistle has very good antioxidant properties, which act as free radical scavengers. Research is showing that it may in fact help reduce or slow down the grown of certain cancer cell, and may protect and prevent cells from dividing in your cats body. It could also be beneficial for cats under going chemotherapy as silymarium may enhance the activity of certain chemo drugs

Milk Thistle may used to help support a cat with
Liver damage
Liver disease
Fatty liver
Kidney disease
Cancer support
Diabetes
Pancreatitis
Hepatitis

Milk Thistle is a safe herb that is well tolerated by your cat. It is herb that is recommend and used by holistic practitioners

NHV Milk Thistle is glycerin based and safe for long-term use

 

To be taken twice daily. Determine your pet’s weight and then use the easy chart below to determine the correct dose. This is the minimum dosage.

 

Pet's Weight Dosage

0 - 15 lb = 0.5 ml

16 - 30 lb = 1.0 ml

31 - 45 lb = 1.5 ml

46 - 60 lb = 2.0 ml

61 - 75 lb = 2.5 ml

Over 75 lb = 3.0 ml

For small animals (rabbits, ferrets), avians and reptiles use 1 drop for every 2 lb of body weight. 

 

How to Administer
Shake well before use. The easiest method is to use the dropper provide and places the drops into your pet’s food or favorite treat. You can also use the dropper and squirt directly into the pet’s mouth.

Some pets can be finicky, if this occurs consider hiding the drops in foods most pet’s love such as fish, chicken or yogurt or a favourite treat. If your pet only eats dry food then soak a few kibbles at feeding time.

For Best Results
Herbal dietary supplements are beneficial to the health and wellbeing of your pet and are safe for long-term use. Every pet responds to natural herbal supplements differently, therefore it is important to be consistent and administer the product daily. Supplements generally take two to four weeks to take effect, however this will vary from one animal to the next.

Product Storage
All NHV Natural Pet Products are pure herbal extracts and contain no artificial additives, preservatives or coloring. Shelf life after opening is 6 months and must be refrigerated after opening.

Cautions and Contraindications
Do not use Milk Thistle in pregnant or nursing animals. Speak to your vet before using our products. A second visit is recommended if your pet’s condition does not improve, or deteriorates after continued use of the supplements.

All information provided by NHV Natural Pet Products is for educational purposes only.

 

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Marisol Orizabal - California | October 5, 2017

I have an old cat. She's sick from the liver. And I found this product in NHV. It's called MILK THISTLE. It has been one of the supplements that has been very good to him. Since the vet informed me that his last exam, is not well of the liver. And with this supplement I have managed to lengthen his life. Thank you NHV. I recommend it to people who are in my same situation. *

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Kim. D - California | August 11, 2017

My 13 yr old cat with intestinal lymphoma is taking BK Detox and ES Clear (I'm adding Turmeric into the mix this week). I decided against chemo for her but she is getting [**pharmaceutical name removed]. Before the NHV products she was lethargic, not eating and losing weight. After just 3-4 weeks, she's doing so much better - increased appetite, more active and back to her mischievous ways. Also, I'm giving Milk Thistle to my 6 yr old blue-nosed pitbull who was recently diagnosed with CKD. Her kidney numbers are down after only a month. I'm adding Tripsy for her and we'll see how it goes. I'm really impressed with the NHV products we've tried so far! Thank you thank you! *

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Bonnie - Pennsylvania | May 16, 2017

Has helped my 14 year old cat diagnosed with breast cancer. *

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Kathy - michigan | May 4, 2017

our cats love it and it seems to make a difference *

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mochalatte - Vancouver | April 20, 2017

My two cats with stage 2 kidney disease have been taking these two supplements for three weeks now. I have noticed that they are not as nauseated, are calmer, and one cat who was very thin seems to be gaining a little bit of weight. I am going to experiment with a home made, lower protein diet from a recipe given to me by the folks at NHV. Also, I supplement the cats' diet with a phosphorus binder and vitamins. * *

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Lorraine - Bellerose, NY | April 18, 2017

My 14 year old cat was diagnosed with cancer and prescribed [**pharmaceutical name removed]. I also started giving him milk thistle, Es clear and turmeric (therapeutic dosage). I see a big improvement in his energy and his black coat is shinier. I'm taking him to the vet for a follow up and hoping he'll be taken off the steroid. Expecting a good report! *

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Kaz - Australia | March 23, 2017

So far so good. It's early days since my cat's operation for intestinal lymphoma/ medium size cells. He is undergoing chemotherapy and I'm giving him the cancer detox kit at same time. Am re-ordering and am going to add turmeric to the treatment. He drinks the treatment mixed with milk and sometimes yoghurt and seems to like it well enough. *

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Wendy S - Phoenix, AZ | March 17, 2017

Hi my name is Wendy Smith I ordered milk thistle after doing research when my cat peachez had yellow jaundice over 10 years ago needless to say thank God she still with us today she's almost 15 years old she's just starting to have liver problems again with the Vets consent we have her back on milk thistle to help her liver again hopefully it works this time. thank you Nhv products *

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Cynthia - TN, USA | March 9, 2017

My baby Scooter was diagnosed with lymphoma Jan 2. He started going downhill really fast. We tried 2 rounds of [**pharmaceutical name removed] with no improvement and didn't shrink the tumor on his neck. The vet was afraid of chemo since he's also diabetic and can't have steroids. I ordered the cancer fighter pack and within 1 day of him having it he started running around, playing, and eating like a piggy 😀 It's been a little over a week now and i can't believe his energy level!!! It's like he's a kitten again! I'm so happy my baby is happy and his quality of life seems so good! This stuff is a true miracle!! *

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Joey - Toronto, Ontario | February 7, 2017

My 18 year old black cat was diagnosed with a small mass in his stomach, swollen lymph nodes -- lymphoma in November 2016. I decided against chemotherapy, instead started him on a high dosage of [**pharmaceutical name removed]. He showed improvement, but developed steroid induced diabetes, requiring insulin shots. I started my cat on ES Clear, Tumeric, Milk Thistle, and Tripsy on December 24. I am happy to report that my cat is doing very well. his [**pharmaceutical name removed] dosage was reduced, but he has maintained his appetite and even gained back to his normal weight. The veterinarian even says that it looks like his cancer may be in remission! Thank you so much! I can finally stop crying. *

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Sadie's Mom - Peshtigo WI | December 20, 2016

So far so good. The company that made the sprinkle capsules my kitty was on, just stop making them! So my vet and I decided to try just plane milk thistle. So we looked at all the reviews online and my vet researched and recommended this brand. So far so good. No rebound issues with her liver so far and its been months. *

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Donna - Harrisburg, PA | December 8, 2016

This is one of the first supplements that my cats will eat willingly, so they must need it. I just put the drops on their purebite chicken treats and they gobble it up. I've noticed my one cat especially who is more sensitive than the other cat to be more alert, less sleep and more play. He is running to catch toys which before he was just moping around and sleeping all day. I have been holistic for 30 years and take milk thistle daily myself because with our polluted world we need something to detoxify the system and milk thistle, I've found, does it gently and powerfully. I was glad to find a company devoted to animals to supply such a high quality product for our pets. Thank you. *

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jazzsandhu - London, uk | November 4, 2016

Used this in first year of my cat's intestinal lymphoma diagnosis - went into remission in 3 months. 2 years later and it's back, so buying this again *

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lindagalfi - Illinois | October 3, 2016

I became aware of NHVNatural Pet Products this past spring, when, on Valentine's Day, my 14 year old hyperthyroid cat, Jax, accidentally fell from the half-wall of my 2 story condo, and dislocated his hip when he landed on his feet. When I rushed him to the emergency vet, they tried to re-set his hip, but it would not stay in place. My vet suggested surgery, a femoral head ostectomy, to remove the knobby end of the bone which was grinding against Jax's pelvis. She said that because of his hyperthyroidism, he would be a higher risk patient to anesthetize, but she thought he was tough enough to make it through the surgery. My Jax is a tough, beautiful Norwegian Forest Cat who, when healthy, weighed between 15 -17 pounds. At the time he fell, he was 10 pounds, very skinny, and on [**pharmaceutical name removed] gel, since he fought being pilled like the devil. We rolled the dice, and Jax made it through the surgery, but the anesthesia took a toll on him. He had diahrrhea, and loss of appetite. I switched him to boiled fresh chicken, and some canned Hill's post-op recovery food. He was recovering slowly over the first month, and then suddenly became lethargic. After blood tests revealed his liver enzymes and his thyroid levels were climbing, my vet recommended milk thistle, or better yet, [**pharmaceutical name removed], which contains both milk thistle and Sam-E, both of which are beneficial to liver function. But [**pharmaceutical name removed] only comes in pill form, and I did not want to have to traumatize and fight Jax every day with multiple pill treatments. So I searched online for liquid milk thistle, and found NHVNatural PetProducts. NHV had the biggest bottle for the best price, so we started down the naturopathic road. It worked. Jax's liver enzymes returned to the normal range. But his thyroid numbers were still climbing, and he was continuing to lose weight, ounce by ounce. He went down to 8.7 pounds, and had almost no muscle tissue left. I went back to the NHV website and found Resthyro, and bought a bottle, thinking it might be my last ditch effort to help my buddy Jax. You see, Jax's hip was healing, with new scar tissue creating a tough new connection to his pelvis, but without that muscle mass around his femur, he had no strength in his leg, was limping badly, and in considerable pain. I cried when I even looked at him, because I thought I was going to lose my best buddy. Then I started giving him the Resthyro in April. I also started feeding him exclusively high protein wet cat food, boiled chicken, and fish. Within a week I saw a difference in his energy. His appetite improved, and he started walking around the house more. His eyes seemed brighter, and he came to me for cuddles, instead of me bothering him. Over time, his pain diminished, to the point where he no longer needs any pain medication. His coat became gorgeous, just like it was when he was a young, healthy cat! He gets a shaving twice a year, because his long, thick coat mats easily, and it eliminates the hairball problem, but the vet usually has to sedate him for the groomer, which means he has to have blood tests done first. In late August he got his "lion" haircut. And LO! AND BEHOLD! ALL of Jax's blood test results were NORMAL!!!! My vet was SO pleased, and told me to keep on doing whatever it is I am doing for him! I told her about the RESTHYRO, and she took notes for future reference! It is now barely 5 months since I started him on the RESTHYRO. He has gained some weight, but the incredible thing is I am beginning to see muscle mass increase in his affected leg!!! He is lately jumping up onto and off of things I never thought he'd be able to again (but NOT the half-wall, thank goodness!) His leg is sturdier and getting stronger every day. Jax is still on the [**pharmaceutical name removed] gel, but the side effects have even lessened. I am amazed, and truly thankful for this product, and have just ordered the RESTHYRO Kit, which includes TURMERIC drops for additional health benefits. My sweet Jax has made it through the toughest time in his life, thanks to a WONDERFUL vet, RESTHYRO and NHVNatural Pet Products. Thank you, thank you, thank you, NHV!!! *

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Claudia - Irvine, CA | July 27, 2016

Ajia was diagnosed in May with Small Cell Lymphoma, quite distressful, her kidneys showed weakening and vets were concerned about her liver. She also was vomiting profusely and losing weight (5.5?lbs). She was also Hyperthyroid. The pet hospital prescribed [**pharmaceutical name removed] (a chemo drug) for the lymphoma, of which we were very leary, given the side effects. They also prescribed [**pharmaceutical name removed] for the vomiting, a steroid. I immediately started my own research and discovered NHV herbal supplements and the benefits and support they could deliver for her condition. I ordered the Cancer Fighter Pack (of which she is taking full therapeutic dosages) along with Resthyro (1/2 therapeutic dosages). After a 2nd vet opinion, we agreed to try the [**pharmaceutical name removed], though, after about one week Ajia refused to take it! She is taking [**pharmaceutical name removed] but her vomiting issues are much more manageable now, so she will be off this very soon. She has been on [**pharmaceutical name removed] for her thyroid since April. But she Truly loves her NHV Herbal Supplements! Ajia recently had a blood panel taken. After less than 8 weeks on the NHV products, along with Reishi mushroom, probiotics and a high protein, mainly raw diet, Ajia had Amazing results: her kidney and liver #'s both in the healthy range and her thyroid level was reduced by 60%! She just has a bit more to go to get that # down, then we will slowly wean her off the thyroid med while increasing the Resthyro. All Great News! Thank you NHV for supporting the health of our cat Ajia! *

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Lynn E. - Michigan | June 13, 2016

My 16 yr old feline, Valentine, has hyperthyroid disease and is on a high dose of [**pharmaceutical name removed]. He has had significantly improved liver values after using the NHV Milk Thistle. I tried other brands of Milk Thistle and did not have a very good experience. I believe that this product is preserving his life and extending his health, without question! *

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Inci - Manta, Italy | June 1, 2016

Hare Krsna! Hi every one. Our daugther ( i won't say cat) is been diognised with lymphoma (B cell type), almost two years ago. Now she is healthier than ever. I am strictly following different natural protocols, advised by our vet here in Turin italy, (Dott. Carlo Giulianelli - Medico Veterinario) and one of the regimen that we are strictly following is giving her Es-clear/ Milk Thistle/ Turmeric / Omega 3 and Tripsy from NHV everday with her raw food diet advised by the vet of NHV Mrs. Hillary Cook. She kindly helped me a lot in the beginning of the regimen. She is having her blood tests and ultrason, and she is very fine and she has no sign of cancer left. All the lymph nodes are at their normal sizes. *

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NasareanWoman - Rochester, NY | February 2, 2016

Wanted to summit this update on my cat, Miracle, who has been taking Resthyro and Milk Thistle since July 2015. She was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism in Dec. 2014 and started on [**pharmaceutical name removed]. She was stabilized with T4 at 2.5 taking 1/2 of a 5 mg tablet of [**pharmaceutical name removed] twice a day. However, in July 2015 she became very sick with liver problems, most likely due to [**pharmaceutical name removed]. After 8 days of treatment with conventional medicine, she was dying. I stopped the conventional meds, with the exception of the [**pharmaceutical name removed], and started her on the milk thistle. She was very much improved after two days. A week later, I started her on the Resthyro, mainly because hyperthyroidism is a progressive disease and I didn't want to have to increase the [**pharmaceutical name removed]. Just had her T4 checked, January 2016. Her level is now DOWN to 2.2, even though a year has passed and one would normally expect to see an increase. The Resthyro is definitely working at keeping her T4 down so that I don't have to increase the [**pharmaceutical name removed]. Also had a blood chemistry panel done and her liver is completely healthy! I credit the milk thistle for that, and Miracle continues to take milk thistle twice daily, along with her Resthyro. *

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University of Tennessee - Tennessee | January 6, 2016

We have been using the NHV Milk Thistle in our Avian and Exotics division of the University of Tennessee to treat liver issues with our patients. The owners have seen an improvement with their birds that have liver issues. *

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Kimber - Santa Ana, CA | December 15, 2015

I have been giving Chester, my 13 year old cat, Resthyro, Tripsy and Milk Thistle for over 1,5 years now. My cat diagnosed with hyperthyroidism and he did not do well with the vet prescribed pharmaceuticals. It almost killed him! It was so scary. That was when I searched for a more natural option and found NHV. The supplements have helped him a lot. He is now happy, he is back to himself playing with his cat and dog siblings as well as gaining weight. Best of all, he is grooming again. I have been giving the Milk Thistle and Tripsy as a preventative as liver and kidneys can be affected by hyperthyroidism. The NHV supplements have been so positive for us and we are so happy with the results. *

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Inci - Manta, Italy | November 4, 2015

UPDATE: Kizim just love your products and it is wonderful to see they actually work like a miracle. It is almost one year that she is diagnosed with cancer and she is even healthier than before today :-)))) *

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Inci - Manta, Italy | November 4, 2015

I can say that all the medicines work very well. ES Clear is slowing the speed of lymphome, Milk thistle and Tripsy had made amazing positive change in the liver and kidney functions according to the latest blood tests which I have made just before starting to use the drops and right after two months period.(Originally posted August 27, 2015) *

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Dr. C Tan - Australia | October 23, 2015

I dispense the NHV supplement to my cat/dog patients based on these supplement being especially formulated for dogs and cats. Thus the palatability and safety margins are taken into consideration for these species. The NHV staff is very supportive. especially when I have any enquiry. My favourite product is Milk Thistle. There was an obvious reduction in elevated liver enzymes and improved clinical signs after a couple weeks of administration *

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Inci - Manta, Italy | August 27, 2015

I can say that all the medicines work very well. ES Clear is slowing the speed of lymphome, Milk Thistle and Tripsy had made amazing positive change in the liver and kidney functions according to the latest blood tests which I have made just before starting to use the drops and right after two months period. ( if your doctor needs these blood tests for some reason, i can send) The tripsy is about to finish and also the rest but before making new order I have to ask, after we finish one bottle of tripsy, milk thistle, es-clear and turmeric, can we continue with the other bottles for each of them? *

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Teddy - California | August 12, 2015

Our cat Teddy is about 13 years old was diagnosed with liver disease and a possible intestinal tumor last June,. Teddy was given 3 months to live without treatment, which included chemotherapy. We chose to try natural treatments instead of the chemical mix they offered, and Teddy has been on BK DETOX, MILK THISTLE and ES Clear and BK detox since Aug 2012. He looks and feels like his old self and we attribute his good health to the supplements you have provided for him. Teddy is still with us 7 month later will continue on them indefinitely and hope to have his company for years to come. He has no side effects that are noticeable and he gets treats with his supplement doses so he is satisfied. Thank you so much. He means a lot to us. *

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Jim Robertson - Jacksonville, Florida | July 5, 2015

I have owned 4 Scottish Terriers. Unfortunately, the last two have liver disease. When they were diagnosed both of them were put on [**pharmaceutical name removed] supplemented with milk thistle. I honestly believe that without these two items my dogs would not be around. DO NOT hesitate to give your dogs with liver disease, milk thistle. I have seen no negative effects over the years I have been giving my dogs this item *

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Steven F - Australia | April 30, 2015

My 6 year old male cat was diagnosed with feline hepatitis after multiple tests and biopsies. I took him to the vet because he had rapidly lost about 6 pounds and was unable to keep any food (wet or dry) down. I did two cycles of the [**pharmaceutical name removed] and started giving him NHV milk thistle as well. After the prescription was completed, I have kept him on the NHV milk thistle twice daily. It has been a year since the diagnosis, and he is six pounds heavier, playful. I had tried other products and they would not eat it. 
It is so effective ! *

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Kitty - Utah | April 23, 2015

NHV Milk Thistle saved our Kitty! She is 13 years old and has advanced liver disease. Over the past 6 months, she had really gone down hill. However, thanks to giving her milk thistle daily, she is eating better, vomiting has stopped and she seems lively like her old self! she is even gaining weight, something that she has not done in months!! I would recommend this product to anyone who loves their pets!!!!!!! *

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Selson - MD , USA | April 17, 2015

Three different vets diagnosed Selson with chronic liver disease. The treatments offered were expensive and invasive. When he looked like he was at death's door I began adding a few drops of NHV milk thistle to his food twice a day. I also fed him whatever he would eat. Three years later he is thriving. Current vet just shakes his head and smiles. At age 13, my Selson is a happy boy. *

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Myra - Scotland | April 9, 2015

My cat had raised liver enzymes just before Christmas 2014 and my Vet was concerned she may have liver disease. I started giving her Milk Thistle once per day on my Vet's approval and when her blood was checked two months later her enzymes were and continue to be normal. What more can I say but thank you to NHV for giving my best friend a new lease of life and a normal liver even my Vet is impressed! *

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shipattack - New Jersey | November 8, 2014

This is wonderful and has saved our cat's life. Our vet said to keep her on it the rest of her life. After $5K in vet cost and nearly losing our cat, I decided to try something natural to help her liver and this keeps her liver functioning well. I recommend you try it. *

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R.Tucholski - Macedonia, OH | May 9, 2014

We have been giving our cat milk thistle for about a year now. This product is very good and has helped our cat alot. Our vet even called us to see what we were giving her because she was doing so well. He now tells his other customers about it. *

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D Fettinger - Coio, MI | April 16, 2014

My cat, Inari, was diagnose with liver problems. The medicine that was prescribed were expense and my cat hated it. She would run and hide from me for the rest of the day when I was giving her the medication. It also did not help her as she lost weight and was going downhill. I then found the Milk Thistle and she has been on it for the past 3 years. She would not be alive without it. The Milk Thistle has helped with keeping her weight on and has given her vitality. She even comes to remind me to give her the drops twice a day! We had tried another brand of Milk Thistle, but she ended up foaming at the mouth and would run and hide from it, so we are glad we found the NHV product again. This product has helped add years and has improved her quality of life. *

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info6 - West Vancouver, BC | April 10, 2014

This product saved my 15 yr old siamese cat's life 3 years ago. Now I use it daily to keep up her immune system. She acts like a kitten, lots of energy & attitude! *

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Kerry - Seattle , Washington | May 16, 2013

Both my cats are 16 and one has high numbers and the other one was diagnosed with liver disease. The one who received the diagonsis had lost a lot of weight. I ordered nhv milk thistle, I am thrilled to report she has gained most of her weight back and still plays like a kitten. No more stressing her out with pills! *

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Barbara - Colorado | May 16, 2013

my cat has a liver problem I was so worried about losing my best friend so i went on the internet found NHV milk thistle and i been unsing it since february 2012 i also bought 2 more bottles in july of this year *

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