What is Boswellia serrata (H15/salakis)?

Category: Supplements


Generic name: Boswellia

See also: Shallaki

Boswellia serrata is Indian frankincense or Salai. It is found in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh in India. Extracts of Boswellia serrata have been clinically studied for osteoarthritis and joint function, particularly for osteoarthritis of the knee. H15 is resin extract of Boswellia serrata.

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Based on patients currently taking Boswellia serrata (H15/salakis)

Dosage Patients
100 mg daily 1
400 mg daily 1


Currently taking Boswellia serrata (H15/salakis)

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1 - 6 months 1
2 - 5 years 1
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Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
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$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
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