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Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules

Hypoallergenic. Vegetarian Capsules. Meriva® is a unique patented curcumin product. Curcumin is a potent antioxidant flavonoid that offers numerous health benefits including supporting joint health and hepatic GI and cardiovascular function by helping to maintain the body’s normal inflammatory response.*. Whether taken as a supplement or from food curcumin is generally poorly absorbed into the bloodstream. Meriva curcumin phytosome is a unique curcumin extract that is significantly better absorbed than other curcumin extracts. Phytosomes are plant extracts bound to phosphatidylcholine (PC) an essential component of human cells. When taken orally PC is very well absorbed; curcumin can be bound to PC to enhance its absorption too. A recent human study (not yet published) demonstrated 29-times greater bioavailability than ordinary curcumin. Meriva supplementation resulted in higher plasma concentrations of curcumin from a much smaller dose than with ordinary curcumin. In a recent eight-month human trial Meriva was shown to support a healthy inflammatory response.* Individuals experienced improvements in clinical and biochemical end-points associated with joint health.
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9 out of 10(90%)customers recommend this product.
Customer reviews for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Review 1 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
fromSt. Louis, MO
Age:45-54
Gender:Female
Dr recommended
 March 16, 2016
" Have ordered this product a couple of time through Vitacost because it's a great value. Thanks Vitacost! "
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Review 2 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
fromPhiladelphia, PA
Age:55-64
Gender:Female
A phenomenal anti-inflammatory!
 February 23, 2016
" Thorne products are carried in physician offices and have been recommended by two highly regarded medical doctors I know. Meriva-SR is a wonderfully effective, extended release anti-inflammatory. "
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Review 3 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
fromsan diego, CA
Age:55-64
Gender:Female
trusted company
 August 19, 2015
" this is the only non organic whole food source supplement we take as it was highly suggested by our trusted holistic practitioner "
+1point
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Review 4 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
fromWashington
Age:55-64
Gender:Female
Excellent product
 May 1, 2015
" Just completed one month of two capsules twice a day. Takingf this product for long term benefits. Researched online and this was one of two products recomended. "
+4points
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Review 5 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
fromSydney, Australia
Age:25-34
Gender:Female
Good supplement
 December 31, 2014
" bioavailable and easily absorbed form of curcumin - thorne great as always "
+1point
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Review 6 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
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5 / 5
5 / 5
well absorbed
 November 2, 2014
" Only certain types of curcumin are absorbed. This is one of them "
+2points
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Review 7 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
fromLos Angeles, CA
Age:65-74
Gender:Female
Very high quality product
 July 2, 2014
" Thorne is a very clean company that makes very high quality products. I've been using their products for years. "
+5points
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Review 8 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
fromWashington state
Age:55-64
Gender:Female
Thorne Research Meriva SR
 April 15, 2014
" Nature path recommended this for inflammation as I can not take any medications. I really noticed an improvement in my joint stiffness after the first bottle and so glad I found this one which is time released and helps. Great product. "
+2points
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Review 9 for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Overall rating:
3 / 5
3 / 5
fromNew Jersey
Age:45-54
Gender:Female
This product only help minutely...
 November 13, 2012
" ...and since I have a sensitive stomach I found that it bothered my digestion. D-flame by NOW works better for me. "
-1point
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Ratings-only reviews for Thorne Research Meriva-SR® -- 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Based on 1 ratings-only review
Overall rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5
1 out of 1 recommend this product