TURMERIC ROOT EXTRACT - 60 veg caps
- Turmeric standardized extract
- 93% curcuminoids
Turmeric Root Extract by Solgar is a dietary supplement made from turmeric extract. Turmeric (Cúrcuma longa) is a plant widely used in Ayurvedic medicine, a natural health system that originated in India more than 4000 years ago. Today, it is still considered one of the main spices capable of preventing and improving a wide range of diseases.
Several studies show that curcuminoids, active constituents of turmeric, have a strong anti-inflammatory activity, partly due to their ability to inhibit the synthesis of inflammatory prostaglandins. Curcuminoids also have protective actions for the cell, to protect them against free radical damage and the initiation of destruction of damaged cells, or the replication of these damaged cells.
Turmeric also contributes to digestive health, enhances the secretion of digestive enzymes, reduces the formation of gases and, curcuminoids also stimulate bile flow into the intestine, which improves the digestion of fats. It can also be beneficial to improve digestive disorders such as gastritis or hyperacidity.
Turmeric is also a good intestinal antimicrobial agent, inhibits pathogenic bacteria, viruses and fungus. Additionally, it supports the liver function as it increases the content of glutathione and the activity of the glutathione-S-transferase. This substances protect the organ from the damaging effects of toxins and free radicals.
|Daily doseper serving|
|Serving size: 1 veg caps|
|Daily dose: 3 veg caps|
|Servings per container: 60|
|Standardized turmeric extract (root) (372mg curcuminoids [93%])||1200mg|