faq

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What do you mean by “Elixir of Life” and “Functional Beverage”?

A: Contemporary herbalists consider an elixir to be a medicinal remedy recognized for its effectiveness in treating sickness and imbalances. The “elixir of life” is a legendary potion sought by alchemists and believed to bestow eternal youth. When we call Tumeric Elixirs “functional beverages,” we mean that they are more than delicious drinks — they are also loaded with potent botanicals. They don’t just refresh, they also revive. If you want to learn more about what makes Tumeric Elixirs so incredible, go to Our Ingredients

Q: Can pregnant women and babies drink Tumeric Elixir?

A: Although it is safe to eat foods with turmeric, pregnant women should not take turmeric supplements, since turmeric can act as a mild antispasmodic. Tumeric Elixir is  unpasteurized. Pregnant women and babies under 1 year old should consult a health care professional before consuming undercooked foods. Likewise, the Original and Vanilla Bean Elixir contain honey, which should never be consumed by babies under 1 year old.

Q: Is turmeric contraindicated with any medications or health conditions?

A: The use of medicinal plants is a time-honored approach to strengthening the body and treating disease, and like any medicine, they may interact with other herbs, supplements, or medications. To be safe, if you are being treated with medications, you should talk to your healthcare provider before consuming turmeric.

Q: How much and how often can I drink Tumeric Elixir?

A: Since all of our ingredients are organic, natural botanicals, they enter and leave the body quickly, usually within 6 hours of consuming. So, as part of a normal routine, one need not worry about drinking too much Tumeric Elixir.