Tumeric is a very popular ingredient in Ayurveda and also in Indian cooking. It is often thought of as auspicious in India because of its deep yellow colour. In Ayurveda it is an excellent traditional cleansing botanical.
Indigo Herbs Tumeric Tincture goes through a careful selection and cleaning process whereby the plant material used undergoes a process of cold percolation in order to extract the active constituents into a tincture form.
Turmeric Tincture is the active constituents of the Curcuma Longa root extracted into ethanol (medical alcohol). This traditional method maintains and preserves the naturally-occurring constituents found in the plant. It extends the shelf life for up to 4 years.
Indigo Herbs 100ml Turmeric Tincture 100ml is made from the finest quality grade Curcuma Longa roots. Tumeric Tincture is suitable for vegetarians and vegans. It is produced to GMP standards, is gluten free and packaged in a pharmacoepial grade brown glass bottle with dropper. Extraction Ratio: 1:3 Alcohol Volume: 45%
Some people may find the bitter taste too strong. If so, dilute the drops in water or fruit juice. For children, the elderly, and those with a sensitive constitution or those avoiding alcohol, the alcohol can be evaporated from the tincture. This can be done by putting the drops in boiling water and leaving for 10 minutes to evaporate.
Suggested Use: Traditionally taken: 1-2ml, 2-3 times per day or as directed by a Herbal practitioner.
Caution: Turmeric contains a naturally occurring source of salicylates and is best avoided by people eating a salicylate free diet.