Origin: Dried and pulverized rhizomes of Cucurma longa or the ginger family
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Overview: Turmeric root powder is the dried and pulverized rhizome of cucurma longa. It is used for arthritis, stomach pain, loss of appetite, liver problems, and heartburn. Tumeric can also be used for headaches, colds, lung infections, depression, bruising, eye infections, and infected wounds.
Common Dosage: The recommended dosage of Tumeric is 500mg twice daily.