Turmeric

Last Updated: August 17 2022

Turmeric is a spice commonly used in curry. It contains several bioactive compounds, notably curcumin.

Turmeric is most often used for

What else is Turmeric known as?
Note that Turmeric is also known as:
  • Indian Curry
  • Curry extract
Turmeric should not be confused with:
  • Curcumin (main bioactive of Turmeric)
  • Saffron (Turmeric is known as Indian saffron)