BOSWELLIA with 95% BOSWELLIC ACIDS: already used in Ayurvedic medicine as ANTI-INFLAMMATORY and ANTI-ARTHRITISTS Useful in ARTROREUMATIC diseases and in headaches. It reduces the synthesis of LEUCOTRIENES, substances involved in inflammatory reactions. A 2003 study showed that patients with knee osteoarthritis treated with Boswellia Serrata reported decreased pain, increased joint flexibility and increased walking time (Kimmatkar N., Thawani V., Hingorani L., et al., 2003. - Efficacy and tolerability of Boswellia serrata extract in treatment of osteoarthritis of knee - A randomized double blind placebo controlled trial. Phytomedicine).
DEVIL'S CLAW 2,5% ARPAGOSIDE: the plant, present in the European Pharmacopoeia, has ANALGESIC and ANTI-INFLAMMATORY action. It acts as a typical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), but without the typical side effects of this drug category. (Journal Of Ethnopharmacology)
L-ACETILCARNITINA: It is a derivative of amino acids (Lysine and Methionine), naturally composing the skeletal muscle, the myocardium and the central nervous system. Effective in nerve inflammation and muscle injury, it also counteracts the production of muscular lactic acid and ammonia. Preventive effects on neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's have been found (Acetyl-L-carnitine in Parkinson's disease), M.S. Sinicropi, N.Rovito, A. Carocci, G. Genchi.. Chapter 19 ofthe book: Mechanisms in Parkinson's Disease-Models and Treatments, J. Dushanova (Ed.) Intech).