Turmeric 400mg (Organic) 90

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Turmeric is a perennial herb of the ginger family that is extensively cultivated in India, China, Indonesia, and other tropical countries. In Ayurvedic medicine, turmeric was prescribed for treatment of many conditions, including poor vision, rheumatic pains, and coughs, and to increase milk production.

Potential applications: Inflammatory conditions such as rheumatoid and osteoarthritis, dyspepsia, asthma, infections, eczema, psoriasis; long term prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease, adjunct in the treatment of hyperlipidaemia; to improve gastric and hepatic function; as an antioxidant; as an anti-fungal remedy. Topically for inflammations, skin diseases and infections.

Known contraindications: No adverse effects noted at normal dosage.

Not recommended in patients with biliary tract obstruction.

Interactions: High doses should not be given to those taking anti-platelet or anti-coagulant drugs.

Useful links: Poor digestion – artichoke, digestive aid, probiotics, fibre complex Inflammation –boswellia resin, flax seed oil, grape seed/pycnogenol, antioxidant complex

Note: Turmeric was listed in an Assyrian herbal dating from about 600 BC and was also mentioned by Dioscorides.

Directions: As a food supplement, take one to three capsules daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare professional. one vegetarian capsule provides:  
Ingredient Weight %EC NRV
Organic Turmeric root 400mg