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Curcuma longa Linn.
  • Family : Zingiberaceae
  • English : Turmeric
  • Hindi : Haldi, Halda
  • Gujarati : Haldar
  • Sanskrit : Haridra, Varavarnini

  • Part used : Rhizome

Botanical Description:  A perennial herb, 60-90 cm in height, with a short stem and tufts of erect leaves, rhizome cylinderical – ovoid, orange coloured and branched ; leaves simple, very large, petiole as long as the blade, oblong lanceolate, tapering to the base upto 45 cm long ; flowers pale yellow in spikes concealed by the sheathing petioles, flowering bracts pale green. Flowering and fruiting from January to April

It is found throughout India

Ayurvedic Properties and Uses:

  • Rasa : Katu, Tikta
  • Guna : Ruksa
  • Virya : Usna
  • Vipaka : Katu
  • Karma : Krmighna, Kushaghna, Varnya, Visaghna, Kaphapittanut.

Modern Pharmacological Action: Curcuma longa is antiandrogenic in nature and thus inhibits the prostate enlargement. It also possesses anti inflammatory activity.

Our Products containing this ingredient

  • Acnovin Capsule
  • Acnovin Active Syrup
  • Cutis Capsule
  • Cutis Cream
  • Cutisora Tablet
  • Cutizine Tablet
  • Glucova Active Tablet
  • Kumkumadhya Oil
  • Mahamash Oil
  • Mahatrunak Oil
  • Mahanarayan Oil
  • Narayan Oil
  • Nirgundi Oil
  • Step Syrup
  • Step Tablet
  • Step Capsule
  • Turmeric Capsule
  • Ural BPH Capsule
  • Vishgarbh Oil