RGO Natural Turmeric is formulated with the highest quality 95% curcumin extract. In addition, it has been combined with a black pepper spice extract to assist with absorption because curcumin is not easily absorbed into the bloodstream.
Turmeric has been used in many parts of the world for centuries as a herbal remedy. Turmeric contains compounds called curcuminoids that can be beneficial. One curcuminoid in particular is curcumin which is the main ingredient in turmeric. Studies have shown that curcumin exhibit anti-inflammatory benefits and is a powerful antioxidant. Lab tests show that the curcumin content in turmeric is generally about 3%. Since many of the studies have used doses of up to 1 gram of curcumin, it is difficult to receive this level from foods alone.†