BOSWELLIA SERRATA

Frankincense

Olibanum

Family: Burseraceae

Medical use: asthma, ulcerative cholitis, crohn, rheumatoid arthritis, wound healer

Parts: resin, contains gum and a essential oil, harvested from scratched stem.

Side effects:

  • Can cause neusea, acidity in stomach, reflux, loss of flavour
  • Use under doctors control if you have gastritis or reflux
  • Can cause alergic reaction even when touched
  • Can cause miscarry by pregnancy!

Drug interactions:

  • Can interact with many kind of drugs, dont use when using any drug.

Warnings:

  • Not use under 12 age.

How to Use:

Internaly:

Asthma: Resin Extract (%60 boswellic acid): 300-400mg, 3 times a day. Ulserative cholitis Resin extract(%37,5 boswellic acid): 350-400mg, 3 times a day. Crohn: Resin extract: 1200mg, 3 times a day, max 8 weeks. rheumatoid arthritis: Resin extract: 400 mg, 3 times a day.

Externaly:

(Boswellia Carterii)

Resin traditionally used as ointment to heal wounds.

In China, Iran, Indiai middleeastern and some tropical cultures its used intense. Important part of ayurvedic medicine. It seems to be able to act antiinflamatory and antitumor due to clinical research.

Content: The resin contains, monoterpenes (α-thujene); diterpenes (macrocyclic diterpenoids [incensole, incensole oxide, iso-incensole oxide], serratol); triterpenes (such as α- and β-amyrins); pentacyclic triterpenic acids (boswellic acids); tetracyclic triterpenic acids (tirucall-8,24-dien-21-oic acids)

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First get an examination by a doctor for diagnosis and better consult a doctor for treatment!

Check the herbs and plants below for side effects and interactions with other drugs you use and other disorders you might have!

Don’t maintain any herbal treatment longer than two weeks unless otherwise specified. If any side effecet or any worsening seen, stop using it and consult a doctor!

Rheumatism

Tea: 3g fine grinded mixture, add 150ml boiled water, brew 10min, filter. 1 cup at night.

Alternative:

Red Centaury (Erythrarea Cen. Pers.) herb 25 g

Fennel seeds 25 g

Tea: 3g fine grinded mixture, add 150ml boiled water, brew 10min, filter. Max 2 times a day.

First get an examination by a doctor for diagnosis and better consult a doctor for treatment!

Check the herbs and plants below for side effects and interactions with other drugs you use and other disorders you might have!

Don’t maintain any herbal treatment longer than two weeks unless otherwise specified. If any side effecet or any worsening seen, stop using it and consult a doctor!

Blood Cleaner

Nettel (Urtica dioica) 50g

Aloe Vera 50g

Tea: 2g dry nettel, add 150ml boiled water, brew 10min, filter, let it cool a litle, mix a turkish tea spoon (2.5ml)  aloe vera juice in it. Drink fresh two times a day, a week long. Can be sweeten with little honey.