Curcuminoids [Curcuma Longa]
Curcuminoids (Curcuma longa) tablet is indicated for-
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Traumatic swelling and pain
- Dental plaque
- Cancer associated pain or inflammation
Curcuminoids is the yellow pigment of Curcuma longa and has long traditional medicinal use in gastric ulcers and dyspepsia. Modern cellular studies on Curcuminoids with almost 4000 pre-clinical investigations, prove it as one of the best studied natural products of the whole biomedical literature. Curcuminoids is known as a master switch of addressing the natural inflammatory response function by down regulating the expression of a series of cytokines, enzymes and transcription factors. Curcuminoids significantly reduces the expression of COX-2, TNF-α, IL-1β, IL-1RN and IL-6. It inhibits the formation of prostaglandin. Curcuminoids also has anti oxidative, anti-tumoral, anti-microbial and choleretic action.
Dosage & Administration
Orally 1-2 tablets daily after meal or as directed by physician.
Contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to curcuminoids. Curcuminoids is contraindicated in obstruction of bile passages. In case of gallstones, use only after consulting with a physician.
Curcuminoids is well tolerated in recommended dose. Occasionally gastrointestinal disturbance may occur with overdose.
Pregnancy & Lactation
Not recommended during pregnancy. No known restrictions during lactation.
Herbal and Nutraceuticals
Store in a cool and dry place, away from light & moisture. Keep out of reach of children.