Boswellic acids (BA), a natural mixture isolated from oleo gum resin of Boswellia serrata
comprised of four major pentacyclic triterpene acids: [beta]-boswellic acid (the most abundant), 3-acteyl-[beta]-boswellic acid, 11-keto-[beta]-boswellic acid, and 3-acetyl-ll-keto-[beta]-boswellic acid, is reported to be effective as anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory, antitumor, anti-asthmatic and in Chron's disease.
BA is an enriched mixture of tetra- and penta-cyclic triterpenic acids isolated from the gum resin of Boswellia serrata
Roxb collected from Tirumala hills of Andra pardesh and identified by Dr.
The preparation of therapeutically effective boswellic acids from the Boswellia serrata
herb is critically dependent on its process methodology, requiring careful standardization.
These results provide strong evidence for the efficacy of the Boswellia serrata
extract H15 in comparison to mesalazine, which is the proven state-of-the-art treatment for active Crohn's disease.
Joint Shield is a proprietary blend of ingredients that includes 5-Loxin, a concentrated extract of Boswellia serrata
The gum resin of boswellia serrata
contains boswellic acids, which are well recognized for safe and effective use in humans.
In vitro studies revealed, that boswellic acids (BAs), the active ingredients of Boswellia serrata
extract, may represent promising alternative/adjuvant agents for the treatment of inflammatory diseases and cerebral oedema.
It cites an Ayurvedic heritage for Boswellia Serrata
as evidence, while also claiming that it is much more potent than traditional products (mostly boswellic acid preparations) because the 3-O-acetyl-11-keto-beta-boswellic acid (AKBA) content is 10 to 15 times higher.
The following plant extracts have been tested: Gentiana lutea, Harpagophytum procumbens, Boswellia serrata
(dry extracts), Usnea barbata, Rosmarinus officinalis and Salvia officinalis (supercritical carbon dioxide C[O.
Bone & Joint Ingredients: Kolla2, chondroitin sulfate, hyaluronic acid, turmeric 95% curcumin, glucosamine sulfate/HCl, cetyl myristoleate, boswellia serrata
According to Sonya Cropper, director of operations, Geni Herbs, Noblesville, IN, developers of WokVel[TM], a boswellia serrata
extract, people tend to focus on the next new ingredient instead of reviewing the ingredients that do work and staying informed on new research results.
Introduction: Boswellia serrata
has been used in traditional medicine for treatment of inflammatory diseases since antiquity.
Joint Health Ingredients: Chondroitin sulfate, glucosamine HCL, glucosamine sulfate, boswellia serrata
A randomized double blind placebo controlled crossover study was conducted to assess the efficacy, safety and tolerability of Boswellia serrata
Extract (BSE) in 30 patients of osteoarthritis of knee, 15 each receiving active drug or placebo for eight weeks.
Sonya Cropper, director of operations and communications, Geni Herbs, Noblesville, IN, (producers of Boswellia serrata
under the trade name WokVel[TM]) shared her views on the role of inflammation from a botanical standpoint.