Due to the above beneficial effects, turmeric is often used as a medicine for a range of diseases. People usually use turmeric to avoid negative side effects and complications that make drugs. However, turmeric is dangerous when taken in combination with other drugs.

Turmeric is recommended as a natural remedy for almost all diseases. In most cases, it is recommended as a natural alternative to drugs because it has fewer side effects. But did you know that turmeric can cause some serious side effects if combined with other drugs or consumed in large doses.

What is turmeric?

Turmeric is the root of the turmeric plant. In India it is used by more than four thousand years. Indians have used in ceremonial and healing situations, but also as a culinary spice. Most of the health benefits of turmeric attach due to cur cumin. The cur cumin used against thrombosis, anti-carcinogenic, serves as an antioxidant, and has anti-inflammatory properties.

 Side effects of turmeric

If you have problems with thrombosis, you should know that turmeric reduces the formation of blood clots, but it is dangerous if taken along with blood thinning medicine. In combination with this kind of medicine, turmeric can boost their effects and increase the risk of bleeding.

Turmeric inhibits the effect of medication to reduce stomach acid. When if together with turmeric consume these drugs are actually increase the production of stomach acid. In fact, it can damage the esophagus, causing the abdominal pain and bloating, and nausea. Some of the drugs belonging to this group are omeprazole, ranitidine (Zantac), famotidine (Pepcid), cimetidine (Tagamet).

Turmeric represents a potential hazard if consumed with your diabetes medications that reduce blood sugar levels. Turmeric boosts the effects of drugs increasing the risk of very low blood sugar levels. In fact, it can cause a number of side effects such as reduced cognitive function, delirium, blurred vision, anxiety, and tremors.

source: NaturalHealthyWorld