Turmeric is traditionally used in Ayurveda to relieve inflammation. Used in Herbal Medicine to aid digestion.
Recommended dose: Drink 1 cup 3 times daily.
Directions for use: Adults: Pour 250 mL of freshly boiling water over 1 tea bag in a cup and steep, covered, for 10 minutes. Gently squeeze the tea bag to release any remaining extract. Take a few hours before or after taking any medication or natural health care products.
Cautions: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if any of the following apply: if you have stomach ulcers, excess stomach acid, gallstones, a bile duct obstruction, asthma, or an iron deficiency; if you are taking anticoagulants; if you are taking salicylates or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs; if you are suffering from constipation; if you are breastfeeding; or if symptoms persist or worsen.
Contraindications: If you are allergic to salicylates, do not use this product. If you are allergic to acetylsalicylic acid (ASA), do not use this product. Do not use if pregnant.