WARNING: Piperine increases the effects of certain medications. Check with your doctor before taking curcumin and piperine if you are on any medications.
What is Turmeric Curcumin
Turmeric is a spice, whereas curcumin is the bioactive ingredient of turmeric. As a supplement, curcumin is promotes joint health and general health.
Piperine’s Role (Black Pepper Extract)
Piperine is a molecule extracted from black pepper (piper nigrum) that increases the bioavailability of many supplements, especially curcumin.
In fact, without piperine, curcumin is likely not worth taking. Piperine increases the bioavailability of curcumin by 20x.
Curcumin with piperine can increase or decrease the effects of many supplements and nootropics. This effect makes curcumin with piperine a versatile bioenhancer and a vital part of many stacks.
Cucumin with piperine’s uses extends beyond the scope of this product description. See these sources for further information: