Curcumae longae rhizoma
This is a summary of the scientific conclusions reached by the Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products (HMPC) on the medicinal uses of turmeric. The HMPC conclusions are taken into account by EU Member States when evaluating applications for the licensing of herbal medicines containing turmeric.
This summary is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use medicines containing turmeric. For practical information about using turmeric medicines, patients should read the package leaflet that comes with the medicine or contact their doctor or pharmacist.
|Latin name||Curcumae longae rhizoma|
|English common name||Turmeric|
|Botanical name||Curcuma longa L.|
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European Union herbal monograph