Turmeric

Scientific Name

Curcuma longa


Overview

Turmeric is an antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, carminative, and cholesterol-lowering remedy.  Turmeric is a treatment and preventative for cardiovascular disease, cancer and inflammatory conditions.


Function


Forms Available


Recommended Intake


Deficiency


Sources in the Diet


Challenges Presented


Watson Products


Sources

  1. [0] – The New Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, Supplements, and Herbs