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Curcumin v Cumerone®


What is curcumin?
Curcumin is a well-tolerated natural anti-inflammatory and antioxidant derived from rhizome (rootstock) of curcuma longa (turmeric). The technical difference between the two is that turmeric is the yellowish powder used to flavor foods, while curcumin is a chemical contained within turmeric. Curcumin has a long history of use in Ayurvedic and Chinese Medicine to relieve;

  • Joint pain 
  • Inflammation associated with arthritis
  • Rheumatism and other inflammatory conditions.

 

What is Cumerone®?
Cumerone® is an advanced bio-active curcumin formulation that significantly enhances curcumin absorption and bioavailability to improve onset of action and therapeutic effect. Standard, raw or naturally occurring curcumin provides little therapeutic effect due to its poor solubility and poor absorption in the human body – it is said to have low bioavailability. In simple terms bioavailability is the degree to which a substance becomes available in the bloodstream for therapeutic use. 


As curcumin bioavailability increases, the amount of a curcumin required to produce the desired therapeutic effect decreases. The key is how much curcumin is absorbed into your bloodstream not how much curcumin you consume. With Cumerone® there is no longer any need to take high levels of curcumin.

Cumerone® is one of the world’s richest sources of bio-active curcumin. It helps unlock the therapeutic power of curcumin and is gentle enough to use every day.


How is Cumerone® different to other curcumin formulations?

Around the world a number of new curcumin formulations have been developed to improve curcumin absorption and bioavailability. These new formulations differ from one another considerably not only in their structure but also in the way, the extent and the consistency with which they improve curcumin bioavailability. Most of these new formulations simply blend curcumin with other ingredients known to assist absorption. Some wet-grind and homogenise their blend or recipe to reduce particle size to further assist – all help improve curcumin absorption and bioavailability. However, a major disadvantage of these blends is that they are often unstable and can provide inconsistent delivery of curcumin into the bloodstream. 

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What is Faulding® GlucoControl™?

Q: What is Faulding® GlucoControl™?A: Faulding® GlucoControl™ is a food for special medical purposes. It is a vanilla flavoured drink which, when taken prior to a meal, assists in reducing the blood glucose spike that occurs after a meal.Invented in Australia, and validated...

Meet our contributors

Our contributors are experts and professionals in their fields who contribute to other sites, write their own blogs and submit articles to leading magzines and journals.

The Faulding team

Faulding has been synonymous with pharmacy since 1845. The trusted pharmacy only brand delivers quality driven products that can be incorporated into your everyday health management.

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  • Faulding Gold Formula FAQ

  • How Can Faulding Probiotics be Fridge Free?

  • Think Before You Eat

  • Healthy Joints at Any Age

  • Demystifying the Probiotic

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Curcumin v Cumerone®

What is curcumin?Curcumin is a well-tolerated natural anti-inflammatory and antioxidant derived from rhizome (rootstock) of curcuma longa (turmeric). The technical difference between the two is that turmeric is the yellowish powder used to flavor foods, while curcumin is a chemical contained within turmeric. Curcumin...


Faulding Gold Formula FAQ

Our FAQ section contains information about Faulding® Gold Formula as well as general information and useful links to help you when it comes to your child's nourishment in the early years.

Meet our contributors

Our contributors are experts and professionals in their fields who contribute to other sites, write their own blogs and submit articles to leading magzines and journals.

The Faulding team

Faulding has been synonymous with pharmacy since 1845. The trusted pharmacy only brand delivers quality driven products that can be incorporated into your everyday health management.

Recent Articles

  • What is Faulding® GlucoControl™?

  • Faulding Gold Formula FAQ

  • How Can Faulding Probiotics be Fridge Free?

  • Think Before You Eat

  • Healthy Joints at Any Age

  • Demystifying the Probiotic

Read all articles ›
Meet our contributors ›

How can Faulding Probiotics be Fridge Free?

Why do Faulding® Probiotics not need refrigeration?Faulding® Probiotics patented stabilisation technology keeps our probiotics in top condition without the need of refrigeration.

Meet our contributors

Our contributors are experts and professionals in their fields who contribute to other sites, write their own blogs and submit articles to leading magzines and journals.

The Faulding team

Faulding has been synonymous with pharmacy since 1845. The trusted pharmacy only brand delivers quality driven products that can be incorporated into your everyday health management.

Recent Articles

  • What is Faulding® GlucoControl™?

  • Faulding Gold Formula FAQ

  • How Can Faulding Probiotics be Fridge Free?

  • Think Before You Eat

  • Healthy Joints at Any Age

  • Demystifying the Probiotic

Read all articles ›
Meet our contributors ›

Think Before You Eat

Australian dietitians believe the key to better eating habits is ‘mindful eating’, according to a new study. But what does that mean and why would we want to do it?

Meet our contributors

Our contributors are experts and professionals in their fields who contribute to other sites, write their own blogs and submit articles to leading magzines and journals.

The Faulding team

Faulding has been synonymous with pharmacy since 1845. The trusted pharmacy only brand delivers quality driven products that can be incorporated into your everyday health management.

Recent Articles

  • What is Faulding® GlucoControl™?

  • Faulding Gold Formula FAQ

  • How Can Faulding Probiotics be Fridge Free?

  • Think Before You Eat

  • Healthy Joints at Any Age

  • Demystifying the Probiotic

Read all articles ›
Meet our contributors ›

Healthy Joints at Any Age

When was the last time you thought about the health of your joints? If you’re under the age of 50, chances are it is not a topic that has crossed your mind very often. The awful truth is though, most of the damage...

Meet our contributors

Our contributors are experts and professionals in their fields who contribute to other sites, write their own blogs and submit articles to leading magzines and journals.

The Faulding team

Faulding has been synonymous with pharmacy since 1845. The trusted pharmacy only brand delivers quality driven products that can be incorporated into your everyday health management.

Recent Articles

  • What is Faulding® GlucoControl™?

  • Faulding Gold Formula FAQ

  • How Can Faulding Probiotics be Fridge Free?

  • Think Before You Eat

  • Healthy Joints at Any Age

  • Demystifying the Probiotic

Read all articles ›
Meet our contributors ›

How to workout SMART

Feel like you’re wasting your time at the gym? Working up a sweat, but not getting any closer to your goals? You’re not alone. Read on for the exercise expert’s top tips on how to stick to your workout, keep it effective...


Demystifying the Probiotic

If you have ever collected a prescription for antibiotics from the pharmacy, chances are you have been asked if you are taking a probiotic. But do you really know what it is you’re taking and why? 

Meet our contributors

Our contributors are experts and professionals in their fields who contribute to other sites, write their own blogs and submit articles to leading magzines and journals.

The Faulding team

Faulding has been synonymous with pharmacy since 1845. The trusted pharmacy only brand delivers quality driven products that can be incorporated into your everyday health management.

Recent Articles

  • What is Faulding® GlucoControl™?

  • Faulding Gold Formula FAQ

  • How Can Faulding Probiotics be Fridge Free?

  • Think Before You Eat

  • Healthy Joints at Any Age

  • Demystifying the Probiotic

Read all articles ›
Meet our contributors ›

Expert Lunch Box Tips

Who feels the pressure of what to pack in your child’s lunchbox? As parents, we all want our kids to be happy and healthy, so we’ve asked for advice from some school lunch experts. 


Making a Resolution that Sticks

When it comes to New Years Resolutions, we’ve all had years when our best intentions have fallen flat before we’ve even seen out January. So what’s the secret to creating resolutions that stick around all year?


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