Commiphora mukul


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Related to Commiphora mukul: Withania somnifera

Commiphora

(ko-mif'o-ra) [L. Commiphora, fr Gr. kommiphora, gum-bearing]
A genus of nearly 200 flowering plants, shrubs, and tress, native to Africa, Arabia, and India. Several species produce fragrant resins used for incense, perfume, and medication.

Commiphora gileadensis

See: balm of Gilead (1)

Commiphora mukul

See: guggul

Commiphora opobalsamum

See: balm of Gilead (1)

Commiphora wightii

See: guggul

Commiphora mukul,

n See guggul.
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The company first introduced Gugulipid[R], a standardized extract from the gum resin of the Commiphora mukul tree, which it licensed from an Indian pharmaceutical company.
Extracts from the resin of the Asian myrrh tree Commiphora mukul have been used in traditional Indian Ayurvedic medicine since 600 B.
The formulation contained the methanolic extracts of selected parts of plants, Commiphora mukul, Allium sativum, Plumbago indica, Semecarpus anacardium, Hemidesmus indicus, Terminalia arjuna, Tinospora cordifolia, Withania somnifera and Ocimum sanctum.