Turmeric Curcumin Overview
Curcumin herbal supplements like this one from NOW Foods are derived from the familiar culinary herb turmeric. Curcumin - in the form of turmeric - has been used in traditional herbal medical systems for centuries, to treat a very wide range of problems from pain and inflammation to cardiac, liver and reproductive problems. Similarly, NOW Curcumin is used to support many aspects of health such as liver cleansing, joint and cardiovascular health. NOW has done an excellent job of formulating their Curcumin supplement, which contains one of the richest and densest concentrations of active curcuminoids we've seen. Take 1 capsule 2 or 3 times per day with food.
Turmeric Curcumin Description from Now
Curcumin is the major bioactive component found in the roots of turmeric (Curcuma longa), a plant belonging to the ginger family. Turmeric has been used as a coloring and flavoring agent in South Asian cuisines for centuries, and it has also been recommended by traditional Ayurvedic herbalists for thousands of years. Curcumin has been extensively researched by modern scientists for its various biological activities.
|Serving Size: 1 vcap
Servings Per Container: 120
||% Daily Value**
|Turmeric Root Extract (Curcuma longa) [Standardized to min. 95% Curcuminoids (630 mg) (including
|-Curcumin, Demethoxycurcumin and Bisdemethoxycurcumin)]
| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
† Daily Value not established.
Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Non GMO - Vegetarian/Vegan - Kosher - Halal
Other ingredients: Hypromellose (cellulose capsule), Calcium Laurate and Silicon Dioxide.
Take 1 capsule 1 to 2 times daily with food.
For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, have a medical condition, or have any history of liver, gall bladder, or gastrointestinal problems. Keep out of reach of children.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.