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Boswellia Extract with Curcumin Extract - 120 Caps
 

NOW Boswellia Extract is standardized to contain min. 65% Boswellic Acids, the active constituents of the herb Boswellia serrata, also known as Frankincense. Boswellia's properties have been known to herbalists and prized since antiquity and recent scientific research has validated its putative uses. Studies indicate that Boswellic Acids can help to support a healthy inflammatory response through their effects on the 5-LOX and COX-2 enzymes, as well as on other cellular signaling pathways.

Boswellia (boswellia serrata) is a tree gum resin that has multiple health benefits. Also known as frankincense, it has been burned as incense in religious and cultural ceremonies for centuries.  In today’s alternative health world boswellia is widely regarded as a potent anti-inflammatory nutrient, wherein its primary active ingredient, acetyl-11-keto-β-boswellic acid (AKBA), inhibits the inflammatory enzyme 5-lipoxygenase.

Excess 5-lipoxygenase is common in joint pain, allergies, respiratory conditions, and cardiovascular problems.  A number of new studies give insights into boswellia, a unique nutrient, even expanding its potential usefulness.

A recent review of boswellia highlighted its many uses in traditional ayurvedic medicine: arthritis, diarrhea, dysentery, ringworm, boils, fevers, skin and blood diseases, cardiovascular diseases, mouth sores, bad throat, bronchitis, asthma, cough, vaginal discharges, hair loss, jaundice, hemorrhoids, & syphilitic diseases.  Boswellia has accumulated scientific data supporting its anti-arthritic and anti-inflammatory uses, along with the ability to lower cholesterol, prevent plaque buildup, and defend your liver.

NOW Foods was founded in 1968 under the belief that good health was not a luxury available only to the wealthy. For the past forty-five years, they have made it their life's work to offer health food and nutritional supplements of the highest quality, at prices that are fair and affordable to all those who seek them.

Today, NOW Foods is one of the top-selling brands in health foods stores, an award-winning manufacturer, a respected advocate of the natural product industry, and a leader in the fields of nutritional science and methods development. And while they have grown considerably over the past four decades, one thing has never changed – their commitment to providing products and services that empower people to lead healthier lives.



 
Nutrition Info
 
 
Serving Size: 1 capsule -Servings Per Container: 120
 
 Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
Boswellia®; (Boswellia serrata) (resin)  250 mg  
Extract of gum resins Standardized to contain 65% (162 mg) Boswellin Acids     
Curcumin Extract (Curcuma longa) (root)  100 mg  
(min 90%) Standardized extract of tumeric root powder     
Turmeric Root Powder  150 mg  
 
 


   
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Serving Size: 1 capsule

Suggested Use: As an herbal dietary supplement, take 1 capsule 3 times daily.

Free of: sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, corn, milk, preservatives

Other Ingredients: Tumeric

Warnings: None

 

 
 
 
 

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