Adults with digestive issues who consumed 500mg of curcumin extract every day for eight weeks achieved greater improvements in their digestive complaints, compared with those who consumed placebo, according to a study in the journal BMC Complementary Medicine and Therapies. The findings also showed that curcumin was tied to a 52% decrease in anxiety levels, compared with a 16% decrease in the placebo group.
Effects of curcumin extract on digestive health, mood
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