Frankincense, scientifically known as boswellia serrata, is a variety of frankincense native to India. It is considered to harness many healthful properties, particularly helping with chronic degenerative diseases.
Osteoarthritis is a chronic disorder, deleteriously affecting the knee. A study in the medical journal Phytomedicine demonstrated when patients were administered boswellia serrata extract swelling decreased and the patients ability to walk longer distances increased. These results are promising for the treatment for those suffering from arthritic conditions
Frankincense is also thought to help with Crohn's disease as when compared to the pharmaceutical drug mesalamine, there was “no statistical” difference found between the two.
Asthma has found to be improved with the ingestion of frankincense according to a study published in Eur J Med Res
Frankincense may have the ability to assist with pancreatic cancer, breast cancer, and is thought to suppress malignant leukemia and brain tumor cells.
Wonderful to incorporate in smoothies and juices or encapsulate yourself
|Product Name||Boswellia serrata Extract (AKBA60%)||Reference No.||287|
|Batch No. ||K – 7000 – KE - 2014||Date||17-11-2014|
|Quantity||25 Kg||Botanical name||Boswellia serrata|
|Mfg. Date||March: 2015||Exp. Date ||3/1/2018|
|Country of Origin||India||Harvest Type||Wild Crafted|
|Plant Part used||Gum resin||Product Code||BS|
|S.No.||Test Parameters||Specification||Results||Test Method No.|
|5||Identification||The retention time of 3-acetyl-11-keto-β-boswellic acid in the chromatogram of the sample solution corresponds to that of the standard solution as obtained in the 3-acetyl-11-keto-β-boswellic acid content method.||Complies||USP 34|
|6||Solubility||Soluble in methanol||Complies||USP<561>|
|7||Water (%w/w) by KF||Not more than 5%||1.75%||USP<921>|
|8||Residual Solvents||As per ICH||Complies||USP<467>|
|9||Extraction Solvent||Methanol ,Ethyl Acetate||-||-|
|10||Particle Size ( Sieve Analysis )||90% pass through 40 mesh||99.99%||USP<786>|
|11||Pesticide Residue||As per USP||Nil||USP<561>|
|12||Heavy metals||NMT 10 ppm||Complies||USP<231>|
|13||Arsenic||NMT 1.0 ppm||Complies||ICPMS|
|14||Lead||NMT 1.0 ppm||Complies||ICPMS|
|15||Mercury||NMT 1.0 ppm||Complies||ICPMS|
|16||Cadmium||NMT 1.0 ppm||Complies||ICPMS|
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|17||3-acetyl-11-keto-β-boswellic acid (AKBA) Content (By HPLC)|
Calculated, on dry basis.