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You may have already heard about the potential benefits that boswellia extract can offer. It may support stronger and less painful joints‚ a healthier colon‚ and more. However‚ there has been a recent breakthrough that may maximize its potential.
Boswellia AKBA by Pure Encapsulations is unique because it contains a patent-pending form of boswellia extract‚ 5–LOXIN®. Unlike other types of this Ayurvedic herb‚ it may contain up to 10 times as much of the main compound‚ AKBA. AKBA is also known as 3-acetyl-11-keto-beta-boswellic acid‚ and may be one of the most powerful of those boswellic acids.
This supplement can support a healthy immune system response‚ which may protect you from feeling sick. Improved immunity may promote better functioning of the gastrointestinal tract by supporting immune cells in the endothelial lining. 5–LOXIN® also uses this ability to promote a greater range of motion and comfort in your joints. Healthy joints that aren't stiff or causing you pain are less likely to prevent you from participating in the exercise and physical activity essential to overall well-being.
Finally‚ AKBA may play a role in supporting healthy connective tissues. It helps your body maintain appropriate levels of MMP (matrix metalloproteinase)‚ which is involved in the structural composition of connective tissues.
Each vegetarian capsule of Pure Encapsulations' Boswellia AKBA provides 100 milligrams of 5–LOXIN® Boswellia serrata extract (derived from Indian frankincense gum resin)‚ 30 milligrams of which is standardized AKBA. One 120-capsule bottle should last for about four months at the recommended dosage of one capsule per day with food.
Pure Encapsulations seeks to formulate and manufacture high-quality‚ hypoallergenic dietary supplements. Quality control during the formulation and manufacturing process is paramount. All Pure Encapsulations products are made with the most bioavailable ingredients possible.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Each vegetable capsule contains:
Boswellia serrata extract (gum resin)............................................100 mg.
(standardized to contain 30%
3-acetyl-11-keto-beta-boswellic acid (AKBA)) ......................30 mg.
Vitamin C (as ascorbyl palmitate) .....................................................10 mg.
(hypo-allergenic plant fiber added to complete capsule volume requirement)
Pure Encapsulations recommends 1 capsule per day‚ with a meal.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
Not to be taken by pregnant or lactating women. Rare side effects of boswellia include diarrhea‚ skin rash‚ acid reflux and nausea and may be contraindicated in those with pre-existing gastritis or gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Studies suggest boswellia moderates 5-lipoxygenase and therefore may interact with leukotriene inhibitors.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Allergen Free
- Artificial Additive Free
- Environmental Contaminants Free
- No Added Excipients
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Overall Rating for Boswellia AKBA 120 Capsules
from Westminster, CO
Great for arthritis
I was diagnosed by a doctor a couple of years ago with osteoarthritis in my neck (C4 and C5). I started getting a lot of pain in the last 8 months in my neck and shoulder and started seeing an acupuncturist Ty to see if it would help. She also does muscle testing and she recommended I try the Boswellia AKBA (specifically the AKBA) formula back in December taking one a day. Ive been taking it daily since. Yesterday she tested me again and recommended I take 2 a day now (likely because of the whiplash I received from a car accident at the beginning of the year). Once again the muscle testing showed my body really liked and needed this great anti-inflammatory. Im going to continue taking it. As a side benefit the problems I was beginning to have with my knees has greatly diminished. My coworker in her early 60s had heard about Boswellia AKBA from her sister who is taking and when I told her I was taking it she started trying it for her lower back disc problems. Her bioscan gal recently tested her and it was the only anti-inflammatory supplement that tested very strong so shes continuing to take it also. That makes 3 happy customers of this product. I appreciate the variety of manufacturer brands that PureFormula carries they are my number one provider of choice for nutritional supplements.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
Does wonders for me!
My accupuncturist recommended Boswellia AKBA for arthritis and inflammation. Ive been taking it for over a year and have experienced very good results.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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