Boswellia serrata

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Noun1.Boswellia serrata - East Indian tree yielding a resin used medicinally and burned as incense
incense tree - any of various tropical trees of the family Burseraceae yielding fragrant gums or resins that are burned as incense
Boswellia, genus Boswellia - genus of trees of North Africa and India that yield incense
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(2016) suggested that the reducing effect of Boswellia serrata resin gum resins on lipid contents could be attributed to the possibility that Boswellia serrata supplementation restores [beta]-cells function for insulin secretion, and that insulin helps to reduce serum lipid profiles.
Flavin treated her with detox and diet, including Boswellia serrata. After 10 weeks, a CT scan showed that the metastases to the brain had disappeared.
Inhibition of inflammatory cascades and mast cell stabilisation associated with extracts from Boswellia serrata (32) may reduce inflammation and halt complex feedback loops associated with IC (10), decreasing urinary urgency and frequency and inhibiting the formation of oxygen radicals capable of causing further inflammation and damage to the urinary tract (18,33).
Combining Curcuma longa and Boswellia serrata extracts in Curamin[R] increases the efficacy of OA treatment presumably due to synergistic effects of curcumin and boswellic acid.
Stefan Gafner, PhD, chief science officer of ABC and technical director of BAPP, commented: "Boswellia serrata is preferred in Western countries due to the number of clinical studies supporting its anti-inflammatory benefits.
According to a recent review of controlled trials investigating herbal products in IBD, Andrographis paniculata (Indian Echinacea), Boswellia serrata, and topical Xilei-San might also be useful in active UC, and a mixture of myrrh, chamomile flower extract, coffee charcoal, and milk thistle can also be beneficial in inactive UC for maintaining remission [16].
Piper longum improves the bio-availability (or absorption) of Boswellia serrata. By itself, this herb also possesses analgesic properties to further provide additional relief.
Each supplement has a strong suite of additional herbal and specialty ingredients for comprehensive, targeted support, including HEART: Deodorized Garlic, standardized Pomegranate, standardized Hawthorn, CoQ10 as well as JOINT: UC-II type II Collagen complex, standardised Boswellia serrata, organic Burdock, concluded the company.
reported immunomodulatory activities for the extract of Boswellia serrata (BS), a traditional medicinal plant, which has in vitro antioxidant activity due to its significant phenolic content.
Background: The oral administration of the gum resin extracts of Indian frankincense (Boswellia serrata Roxb.
* Boswellia (Boswellia serrata), a large tree native to India, is a potent anti-inflammatory that effectively shrinks inflamed tissue by improving circulation and increasing synovial fluid viscosity.
Boswellia Extract, which is also known as Indian frankincense, is taken from the gum resin of the Boswellia serrata tree.