Curcumin Optimized 90 capsules - Longvida curcumin-extract with methyl-B12 and vitamin C | Power Supplements
Curcumin is quickly gaining popularity. At least one in five Americans aged 55 and older who use supplements take a curcumin supplement. The use of curcumin is taking off rapidly in Europe too. It is now the most popular supplement.
Curcumin is a natural substance that is present in the root of the turmeric plant (Curcuma), also known as the Golden Spice from India. Turmeric is also widely used as a spice in Indian cuisine. Curcumin is one of the substances that give turmeric its yellow colour.
Turmeric also contains closely related compounds such as desmethoxycurcumin and bisdemethoxycurcumin. Together, these compounds are known as curcuminoids. The turmeric spice contains about 3% curcuminoids. These curcuminoids can be found in Optimized Curcumin.
The curcuminoids in this supplement are aided by vitamin C, a vitamin that contributes to normal formation of collagen and thus normal cartilage function. Optimized Curcumin also contains vitamin B12 and methylcobalamin. Vitamin B12 plays a role in the cell division process and contributes to normal psychological function.
Optimal absorption, safe absorption
On its own, curcumin - just like the other curcuminoids - is not well absorbed by the body. To get the most out of curcumin supplements, scientists have sought different ways to improve this absorption. The best method is one that combines very good absorption with maximum safety of use.
Longvida® Optimized Curcumin was selected as the ingredient that excels in these two qualities. The phospholipids method used for this curcumin ensures a 95-times higher absorption of curcumin. In contrast to several other methods, it does not have any potential adverse effects.
Longvida® is a registered trademark of Verdure Sciences Inc., Patents US 9192644 & EP 1993365.
By choosing Optimized Curcumin , you are choosing quality.
The right dosage. Because of the varying and generally low absorbability of many curcumin preparations, it is often difficult to specify a correct dosage. With Longvida® Optimized Curcumin this is not a problem. A total of 19 scientific studies have been conducted with this ingredient up to 2018. These studies have shown that already with 400 mg Longvida® a large amount of curcuminoids find their way through the human body. After more than 7 hours half of the absorbed curcuminoids are still active, and 24 hours after intake a significant amount remains in the bloodstream. Thanks to this long-lasting release, you only have to take one dose of Optimized Curcumin a day.
Guaranteed quality. This top-quality ingredient is produced by Verdure Sciences, an American company that has widely invested in scientific research. The processing of Curcuma plants into the final ingredient is done in conformity with ISO 22000 and ISO 9001 standards. The processing of the ingredients into capsules takes place in the Netherlands under strict procedures (GMP standard).
Independently tested. The end product is randomly tested for heavy metals and biological pollutants by the independent laboratory NutriControl
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- a dietary supplement is not a subsitute for a healthy diet ; do not exceed recommended dose
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Take 1 to 2 capsules daily,with food.
For enhanced joint protection, take 1 capsule 2 times per day or as directed by your qualified health care consultant.
Do you have difficulty swallowing capsules? You can open the capsule by separating the two halves and just use the powder. You can combine it with liquids such as water, fruit juice, or yoghurt.
contains per daily serving (1 capsule)
Longvida® Optimized Curcumin 400mg
- contains >80mg curcuminoids from Curcuma longa root
vitamin C as Ester-C calcium ascorbate threonate 12mg (15% RDA)
vitamin B12 as methylcobalamin 5mcg (200% RDA)
RDA = Recommended Daily Allowance
active ingredient (Longvida Optimized Curcumin, calciumascorbate-threonate, methylcobalamin), emulsifier (lecithin), filler (vegetable stearic acid, maltodextrin), antioxidant (ascorbyl palmitate), anticoagulant (silicon dioxide), filler (rice starch), capsule (hydroxypropylmethylcellulose)
keep dry and closed at normal room temperature between 15 - 22°C.
keep out of reach of young children
Curcumin has a slightly inhibiting effect on blood coagulation. In combination with anticoagulant medication, curcumin can increase the risk of bleeding. You should therefore not use this supplement in combination with anticoagulant medications without first consulting with a doctor.
This supplement can diminish the effect of the cytostatic drug Vinblastine. You should therefore not use this supplement in combination with cytostatic drugs without first consulting with a doctor.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
It is not recommended to use curcumin during pregnancy or during breast-feeding. No research has been conducted into the effects of curcumin supplements in these situations.
contains traces of soy
contains no other familiar allergens (wheat, gluten, lupin, nuts/tree nuts, celery, mustard, sesame seeds, dairy, egg, fish/shellfish or mollusks)
suitable for vegetarians and vegans