Side Effects of Turmeric

Turmeric is a kind of plant and is considered as a food or meal item in preparing spicy curry and other meals. On the other hand turmeric is also known for adding color and flavor to the meals. It is counted among the most famous spices and is used widely to provide flavor and color to several products that we use in our daily diet. Turmeric is also said as effective herbal remedy for several body disorders. The root of turmeric is also very useful and is used to prepare medicines. It also act as a medicine for several diseases like:

Arthritis

Heartburn

Jaundice

Liver

Disorder in gall bladders

SIDE EFFECTS OF TURMERIC

In spite of its advantages, it contains some side effects too. Talking about the side effects of Turmeric; turmeric does not possesses that much of side effects but still some people gets reactions from turmeric. Heavy intake of turmeric causes big problem like one gets indulge in heart disorders. One should restrain himself from the heavy intake as it might cause damages to the body later on. Here are the very common Side Effects of Turmeric:

ALLERGIES

If an individual takes turmeric in high quantity so it culminates into disorders like vomiting, diarrhea etc. There are some lotions and ointments that are not suitable for all types of skin and it creates allergies on the skin. Dermatitis can also occur at some cases.

DISORDER IN GALL BLADDER

It has been suggested from the researches that turmeric helps to keep the gall bladder functioning to normal condition but if it is taken to high extent so this curing changes into the disorder in gall bladder. It can harm the gall bladder in different aspects like stones occur in the gall bladder. It is better to restrain yourself from the excessive use of turmeric.

STOMACH DISORDER

Turmeric is better and gives benefit only when it is being used to a limited extent like if it is being used in curry to give color and flavor so that is not harmful but if you consume it out of limit so it makes you suffer a lot because by nature turmeric is acidic. People who smokes and use drugs gets into the side effects of turmeric very soon. Hence it is good to consume it only with food.

INCREMENT IN BLEEDING

Turmeric sometimes higher the bleeding risk and the creation of factors of clotting is also affected by turmeric badly. So those patients who are suffering with bleeding problem and clotting errors in the body are strictly prohibited to use turmeric as it is injurious to their health.

WHEN TO GIVE UP THE USAGE OF TURMERIC

• While a woman is pregnant, she is strictly prohibited to use turmeric as it can result into excessive bleeding and gallbladder disorder
• If an individual is planning to do his or her surgery so he has to get over the usage of turmeric right before the 2 months of surgery.
• The basic key is to limit yourself when using turmeric and follow the precautions as well.