Scutellaria barbata is an herb that grows in Korea and southern China. An extract of this plant, BZL101, has been shown to have anticancer properties in a variety of human cancers. It has also been shown to be safe in a clinical trial of women with advanced breast cancer, and to inhibit cell proliferation and induce cancer cell death.* [i], [ii], [iii]
SUGGESTED USAGE: As a dietary supplement, adults take 1-2 tablets twice daily or as directed by your healthcare professional.
Other ingredients: Starch, dextrin, microcrystalline cellulose and magnesium stearate.
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[i] Perez AT, Arun B, Tripathy D, et al. A phase 1B dose escalation trial of Scutellaria barbata (BZL101) for patients with metastatic breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2010 Feb;120(1):111-8
[ii] Klawitter J, Klawitter J, Gurshtein J, et al. Bezielle (BZL101)-induced oxidative stress damage followed by redistribution of metabolic fluxes in breast cancer cells: a combined proteomic and metabolomic study. Int J Cancer. 2011 Dec 15;129(12):2945-57
[iii] Marconett CN1, Morgenstern TJ, et al. BZL101, a phytochemical extract from the Scutellaria barbata plant, disrupts proliferation of human breast and prostate cancer cells through distinct mechanisms dependent on the cancer cell phenotype. Cancer Biol Ther. 2010 Aug 15;10(4):397-405. Epub 2010 Aug 20.