Use as part of your diet to help maintain a healthy liver. This formula is a combination of Chinese and Western herbs. For optimum results, use in conjunction with a weight-loss program. All herbs used within Jou are wild and/or organic. Jou only uses organic roots, grasses, petals, fruits, stems, seeds and woods that are crushed and contained within a vegetarian capsule. *If you are on medication prescribed by your Doctor, then ask their advice before ingesting Jou herbal remedies. If you are on medication to lower your cholesterol, you should not take Jou herbal remedies.