Ingredient

Curcumin (Turmeric or Curcuma)

Common Name
Turmeric
Chemical Formula
Description

Turmeric is a flowering plant. It is part of Curcuma longa of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae. The roots of Turmeric plant are used in cooking.

Curcumin is the phytopolylphenol pigment which has been isolated from the plant Curcuma longa. It has a variety of pharmacologic properties.