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A 25-year-old male asked:

Is turmeric good for gerd or it make worse?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
GI distress: Turmeric is a spice used in Curry. Turmeric contains Curcumin which has been used to treat a multitude of conditions. It is an antioxidant wi anti-inflammatory effects. Research suggests it may be beneficial to reduce pain of osteoarthritis & GI stomach distress, to decrease risk of cardiovascular disease, help prevent colorectal cancer, assist with brain function & with depression.

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