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Ayurvedic Herb: (Shallaki)

Indian Olibanum - Boswellia serrata

Sanskrit Name:Shallaki
Hindi Name:Shalai Guggal
English Name:Indian Olibanum
Latin Name:Boswellia serrata
Description:A middle-sized tree with alternate deciduous sessile leaves. It is found in the forests of western and central India. Gum resin from the stem is used medicinally.
Dosha:Balances Kapha and Pitta.
Usage:Ayurveda has used Shallaki extensively in the treatment of painful joint diseases and other inflammatory conditions. Its anti inflammatory activity has been studied in different dimensions. These studies observed Shallaki to be a potent anti-inflammatory agent working through varied mechanisms of action. Its resin has been identified to exert multidimensional anti-inflammatory effects. Through a battery of evidence Shallaki preparation are recommended to ensure free mobility of joints.

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