Turmeric itself is one of the herbal plants that can be used as a cooking spice, because this plant is included in the spice category which is quite popular in Central America to Asia, including Indonesia.
It's not just a flavoring for food. It turns out that turmeric can also be used as natural medicines. Turmeric itself has a dark color because it contains curcumin. It is an active ingredient that has an anti-inflammatory effect, besides that turmeric can also increase endurance and prevent various diseases, one of which is ulcers and flatulence.
According to the University of Maryland medical center, curcumin has also been shown to have antioxidant properties that can fight free radicals and thus prevent various chronic diseases.
1. Treating ulcers
Turmeric has long been believed to be used as a natural remedy for digestive disorders. So when ulcer symptoms come, turmeric is always the first choice to relieve the pain.
According to research from the journal Pharmacognosy Reviews looked at the effects of curcumin to treat inflammation caused by wounds and protect the stomach from these irritants by increasing the production of mucus in the stomach wall.
2. Overcome Bloated Stomach
Too often passing gas (farting) is a sign that your digestion is not doing well, these symptoms can be a sign that you have flatulence.
The curcumin in turmeric can help the muscles of the digestive organs to move smoothly as they should to reduce gas pressure in the stomach. Turmeric also helps the stomach stop producing excess acid that causes flatulence.
3. Treat nausea
Turmeric mixed with black pepper is believed to relieve nausea, a study in the journal Food in 2017 proved that the addition of black pepper helps the benefits of yellow spice feel more leverage.
After consumption, the curcumin content in turmeric is slowly absorbed into the bloodstream, this makes you lose the efficacy of turmeric itself. The study showed that piperine in black pepper can increase the absorption of curcumin up to 2,000 percent faster into the blood.
In addition to consuming turmeric to treat ulcers, now there are herbal medicines that are practical and have better properties for treating ulcers and flatulence, ALBUSE is an herbal medicine to relieve symptoms of stomach acid, flatulence, nausea, vomiting and hot throat, and prevent recurrence.
Curcumin itself is a pure extract of turmeric without the content of essential oils, the combination of curcuminoids with honey has a better effectiveness to treat digestive disorders than giving turmeric or honey alone.
According to the Andalas Health Journal, in 2018 the combination of curcuminoids with honey had a better effectiveness in reducing gastric ulcers due to aspirin or pain relievers.
In addition, the benefits of consuming Albuse can protect the stomach lining from inflammation/damage due to NSAIDs, unhealthy food & drinks, & H. pylori bacterial infection, reducing pain, bloating and excessive gas in the stomach.
Albuse itself is already available in e-commerce such as Shopee and Tokopedia.