Magnolia bark extract (95% magnolol and honokiol) shows potent neuroprotective and sedative effects. Magnolol and honokiol also demonstrate anti-arthritic and anti-cancer effects. A recent study confirmed that magnolol stimulates cannabinoid receptors which may explain its similar health benefits.
Magnolol shows anti-epileptic effects:
Magnolol reduces anxiety:
Magnolol reduces pain and inflammation:
Magnolol inhibits the development of arthritis