Nature's Answer milk thistle seed description: organic alcohol fluid extract (1: 1) silybum marianum promotes healthy liver functions holistically balanced Nature's Answer organic alcohol extracts are produced using alcohol, water and coconut glycerin utilizing our cold bio-chelated proprietary extraction process, yielding a holistically balanced standardized extract. Liquid extracta are absorbed faster than tablets or capsules, and are more potent than tinctures. Holistically balanced guarantees that the constituents of the extract are in the same synergistic ratios as in the plant. Disclaimer these statements have not been evaluated by the fda. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.