The Effect of Using Frankincense (Boswellia sacra) Chewing Gum on the Microbial Contents of Buccal/Oral Cavity, Taif, KSA

  title={The Effect of Using Frankincense (Boswellia sacra) Chewing Gum on the Microbial Contents of Buccal/Oral Cavity, Taif, KSA},
  author={Sherifa Mostafa and Mostafa M. Sabra and Luluah Mohammed and Rasha K.H. AL-MASOUDI},
  journal={IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences},
Frankincense (Boswellia sacra / Oleo-gum-resin), the main effective contents were alcohol-soluble resins is 78%, water-soluble gum 23% and volatile essential oil 7% respectively. The contents have anti- microbial effects, on moth flora. The target was to detect the anti-microbial effects on microbial contents of buccal/oral cavity which are the sources of infection. Selection was of 5 female persons aged (25-35yrs.), for the experiment under study as the usage of Frankincense chewing gum for… 

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