Boswellia serrata

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Effect of Boswellia serrata gum resin in patients with bronchial asthma: results of a double blind, placebo-control, 6-week clinical study.
Preparations from the gum of Boswellia Serrata Extract (BSE) have been used in traditional/folk medicine for treatment of inflammatory diseases.
Boswellia serrata, an Ayurvedic herb, has shown good results in reducing inflammation and improving blood supply to the joint tissues.
Joint Health Products: Chondroitin, glucosamine, MSM, boswellia serrata, curcumin
Cellular and molecular mechanisms of anti-inflammatory effect of Aflapin: a novel Boswellia serrata extract.
Pure compound from Boswellia serrata extract exhibits antiinflammatory property in human PBMCs and mouse macrophages through inhibition of TNF alpha, IL-theta, NO and MAP kinases.
The cream of Boswellia serrata Roxb extract standardized for 5% of 95% 3-O-Acetyl-11-Keto Beta Boswellic Acid (AKBBA) was studied in an open label, multi-centered phase III clinical trial, evaluating 200 psoriatic patients with application of AKBBA cream three times daily for a period of 12 weeks.
Recently it has been reported that an alcoholic extract of the gum resin of Boswellia serrata and two of its active compounds i.
Some are pure capsaicin, while others include such ingredients like menthol--an analgesic--along with anti-inflammatory components like borage oil and Boswellia serrata extract.
2003 noticed that Boswellia serrata extract was well tolerated except for minor gastrointestinal complains in a trial conducted on osteoarthritic patients.
The most well-known and widely-used one is the Boswellia serrata from Northern and central India.