July 23, 2016

Javanese Turmeric

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How does Javanese Turmeric work?

Javanese turmeric contains substances that might stimulate the production of bile.

Are there safety concerns?

Javanese turmeric seems to be safe for most people when used for a short time, up to 18 weeks. But Javanese turmeric might be UNSAFE when used in large amounts or for long periods of time. It may cause stomach irritation and nausea.

Special Precautions & Warnings:

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of Javanese turmeric during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

Liver or gallbladder disease: Don't use Javanese turmeric if you have liver or gallbladder problems. Javanese turmeric can increase the production of bile, and that could make your condition worse. If you have gallstones, get medical advice before using Javanese turmeric.

Dosing considerations for Javanese Turmeric.

The appropriate dose of Javanese turmeric depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for Javanese turmeric. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.


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