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Turmeric Root Single Herb Tincture


Botanical name:  Curcuma longa

Origin:  India

Therapeutic actions:  Anti-bacterial; Antioxidant;  Anti-coagulant; Antibiotic; Anti-fungal; Anti-inflammatory; Anti-viral; Antioxidant.

Nutrients:  Calcium, iron, manganese, phosphorus, potassium, zinc, vitamins B1, B2, B3, and C.

Drug Interactions: No known Drug Interactions.

Description:  It is considered a cleansing herb for the whole body. It stimulates bile flow, reduces blood clotting, and protects the liver.

Internal uses:  It has been used as a digestive aid, for fevers, infections, dysentery, intestinal parasites, arthritis, jaundice, and liver problems. It fights free radicals, inhibits platelet aggregation, aids circulation, lowers cholesterol levels, and improves blood vessel health.  It has also been used to fight cancerous tumors, Crohn's disease, HIV, low back pain, rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, atherosclerosis, and bursitis.

Suggested Dosage: Tincture– .5—1.5 ml 3 times daily.

Caution:  May cause stomach upset. Do not use in large quantities. Consult a doctor if you have gallstones before taking Turmeric.

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