We will try to help you choose a better curcumin product

What is Curcumin? It is just one compound out of several found in turmeric (Curcuma longa). These compounds are more specifically known as curcuminoids. Curcumin gives turmeric its bright yellow-orange color, as well as, its anti-inflammatory properties.

With the information provided below, we will try to help you choose a better curcumin supplement.  We have compiled this list of special formulations that have been developed to improve the absorption and bioavailability of curcumin.

We will periodically update this list to include other brands that contain specially formulated curcumin.


CurcuWin Curcumin

According to the manufacturer, CurcuWIN is the optimal solution to curcumin absorption.

We suggest the following product: Relentless Improvement CurcuWIN® Curcumin

  • NO EXCIPIENTS ADDED and uses 100% OmniActive CurcuWin as it’s only ingredient
  • Relative absorption 46x over standard curcumin; 1 CurcuWin = 23,500mg regular curcumin
  • CONTAINS NO BIOPERINE (piperine, black pepper) which has risk of drug interactions and possibility of gastrointestinal irritation.

For more information, visit the manufacturer’s website.

For a study conducted on CurcuWin, click here. (2014)


According to the manufacturer, a unique form of curcumin with markedly improved absorptivity.

We suggest the following product: Natural Factors CurcuminRich Theracurmin®

  • Formulated to support joint and vascular health with an effective and absorbable formula.
  • Breaks the limits of typical curcumin with one daily capsule designed for power and absorption with a manufacturer study showing absorption 27x over standard curcumin.
  • Theracurmin is a natural curcumin preparation that utilizes advanced techniques to reduce curcumin’s particle size, dramatically increasing its solubility and bioavailability.

For more information, visit the manufacturer’s website.

For a study conducted on Theracurmin, click here. (2011)

Meriva Curcumin

Premium patented formulation of curcumin with food-grade lecithin (non-GMO).

We suggest several products containing  and (Soy Free).

  • Meriva is a potent antioxidant that protects cells and tissues by fighting free radicals
  • Meriva is extracted from turmeric and delivers a curcumin complex including curcumin, bisdemethoxy curcumin and demethoxy curcumin
  • Meriva is produced using the patented Phytosome technology which enhances the absorption of curcumin
  • A study has shown absorption to be approx. 30x over standard curcumin

For more information,visit the  manufacturer’s website.

For a study conducted on Meriva, click here

Meriva Curcumin

Powered by patented SLCP™ Technology, Longvida® Optimized Curcumin is a breakthrough formula of the natural antioxidant curcumin, from the turmeric root.

Developed in collaboration with neuroscientists at UCLA, Longvida® carries a strong safety profile.

We suggest following product: NOW® Curcubrain Longvida® Curcumin

  • Cognitive Support
  • Crosses Blood-Brain Barrier*
  • Free Form Curcumin with Superior Bioavailability
  • Non-GMO

For more information, visit the manufacturer’s website.

For a study conducted on Longvida, click here. (2014)

BCM-95 Curcumin

The 100 percent pure extract of turmeric found in  <BCM-95®  derives it powerful health-promoting benefits from the colorful and aromatic qualities of the Indian spice, turmeric.

The patented composition of this potent curcumin-essential oil complex (CEC) mixture: 86%  curcuminoids, plus up to 7% essential oils.

We suggest the following product: Life Extension Bio-Curcumin w/ BCM-95®

  • BCM-95® Bio-Curcumin Complex with Volatile Oils of Turmeric Rhizome
  • 8X Higher Bioavailability compared to standard Curcumin
  • Non-GMO and Pesticide Free

For more information, visit the manufacturer’s website.

NeuroBiologix Topical Curcumin

If you are in need of curcumin in topical form, this is a brand to consider. We suggest it to clients and continuously receive positive feedback.

NeuroBiologix Curcumin Topical Cream

According to the manufacturer’s website:

  • Recommended to reduce inflammation of the body and support other areas of health (200 mg per pump of Curcumin)
  • Curcumin as an Antioxidant: Free radicals can originate from environmental chemicals, tissue injury, infections and auto-immune processes. Antioxidants protect the body from damage from free radicals. Water and fat-soluble extracts of a curcumin component exhibit strong antioxidant activity, comparable to vitamins C and E.

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