- MFG # 60210
- UPC # 367703602109
Curaphen contains a uniquely bioavailable form of curcumin called BCM-95®. Curcumin is a compound from turmeric‚ used traditionally as a spice‚ food ingredient‚ and as a botanical in Ayurvedic medicine. Benefits associated with curcumin include: immune system modulation‚ protection from oxidative stress‚ and support for the body's natural inflammatory response. However‚ although curcumin has shown great promise for these many benefits‚ it is not easily absorbed.
Efforts to make curcumin more bioavailable have included standardization (to 95%)‚ and combining with lecithin and/or piperine. While standardization is common‚ it still hasn't resulted in absorption and plasma levels of curcumin needed to see the most benefit. In fact‚ clinical trials have used increasingly larger dosages (up to 10-12 grams daily) in order to get even a small amount into the bloodstream. Adding lecithin is one option that does increase absorption to a point (up to 5-fold in a small rat study)‚ but piperine presents potential issues with significant prescription interactions and liver function. Fortunately‚ one curcumin extract BCM-95 has been clinically tested and shown to have up to 10 times the bioavailability and greater blood retention time than standard 95% curcumin extracts‚ and 6.3 times more than curcumin complexed with lecithin and piperine. It is this curcumin formula that is featured in Curaphen.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 21
Amount Per Serving / % Daily Value
Proprietary Complex 727mg **
DLPA (DL-phenylalanine)‚ Boswellia (Boswellia serrata) Gum Resin Extract (BosPure®) standardized to contain>70% Total Organic and Boswellic Acids with AKBA>10%‚ with less than 5% beta-boswellic acids‚ Curcumin (Curcuma longa) Rhizome Extract (BCM-95®) enhanced with turmeric essential oils and standardized for curcuminoid complex (curcumin‚ demethoxycurcumin and bisdemethoxycurcumin)‚ Nattokinase
** Daily Value (DV) not established.
Other Ingredients: Vegetable Cellulose Capsules‚ Vegetable Source Magnesium Stearate‚ Silicon Dioxide. Contains Soy (less than 5 parts per million)
Contains no: Sugar‚ Salt‚ Yeast‚ Wheat‚ Gluten‚ Corn‚ Dairy Products‚ Artificial Coloring‚ Artificial Flavoring‚ or Artificial Preservatives. Due to natural ingredients‚ color variations are normal.
1 Capsule three times daily‚ or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
If pregnant or nursing‚ consult a health care practitioner before using.
Allergen Caution: Contains no Sugar‚ Salt‚ Yeast‚ Wheat‚ Gluten‚ Corn‚ Dairy Products‚ Artificial Coloring‚ Artificial Flavoring‚ or Artificial Preservatives. Due to natural ingredients‚ color variations are normal.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Artificial Color Free
- Artificial Flavor Free
- Corn Free
- Dairy Free
- Gluten Free
- Salt Free
- Sugar Free
- Vegan Product
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
- Artificial Preservative Free
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