anti fungal



The rhizome of Curcuma longa has been used as a healer agent in the form of salve and ointment traditionally. It has been also used for bacterial and fungous infections such as tinea topically. Nowadays it is proved that these extra effects are related to antioxidant; anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial and anti-fungal effects of curcuminoids in curcuma longa rhizomes.