Botanical name: Curcuma longa

Alternative Names
Indian saffron
Yellow ginger

Turmeric has been used in Asian food preparation, medicine, cosmetics, and fabric dying for more than 2,000 years. Curcumin is believed to be the principal pharmacological agent.

Turmeric is a traditional herbal product known to support digestion to relief flatulence and dispepsia. It has also been known to support liver function, and as an anti-inflammatory.

The description presented in the nutrients glossary is for informational purposes only. It is based on widely available scientific and / or traditional references. Levels vary by product. The ingredient in the product is not intended to prevent, treat, cure or alleviate the medical symptoms described.