Q-1. What is the dose of SNEC 30 and how long can it be taken?
Ans. – Optimum doses for SNEC 30 capsule is one capsule twice daily or as directed by the physician. SNEC 30 does not have any adverse effects and can be taken safely for long therapeutic durations; however, dosage may vary.
Q-2. How should I store SNEC 30?
Ans. – Curcumin supplement SNEC 30 comes in a compact container and blister which can be easily stored at your medicine cupboard. Remember to store SNEC 30 at room temperature and away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.
Q-3. How is SNEC 30 better than turmeric and milk?
Ans. – SNEC 30 contains highly standardized Curcumin which is the chief active ingredient of Turmeric. Curcumin in turmeric is a non-soluble and non-permeable compound itself could not reach the blood plasma for clinical efficacy which is referred as low bio-availability of Curcumin. SNEC 30 possesses the highest bioavailability as it is based on the US patented formula of Self Nano-Emulsification. This way the Curcumin reaches to blood plasma in active form to be available for clinical actions.
Q-4. What is the difference between SNEC 30 & other curcumin brands?
Ans. – SNEC 30 provides most bioavailable form of curcumin because of its US Patented unique drug delivery system (Self Nano Emulsifying Drug Delivery System) which makes it faster acting as well as more efficacious. SNEC 30 requires a small dosage to as compared to other curcumin supplements.
Q-5. Is there any side effect or drug interactions of SNEC 30?
Ans. – No side effect of SNEC 30 have been reported so far. Curcumin has been categorized as GRAS (Generally recognized as safe) by US FDA (American Food and Drug Administration). Curcumin should be used with precaution along with blood thinning agents like Heparin etc. as it may enhance their efficacy.
Q-6. Should I take SNEC 30 with or without meals?
Ans. – SNEC 30 is completely safe and possess no harmful effects on your gastrointestinal tract. SNEC 30 can be taken with or without meals at any time of the day.
Q-7. Why SNEC 30 contains only 30 mg curcumin compared to other brands which contain at-least 300 to 500 mg curcumin?
Ans. – SNEC 30 uses a technology called Self Nano-Emulsifying Drug Delivery System (SNEDDS), which requires very small quantity of nano curcumin as it easily reaches to blood stream to start its action. Due to its high bio-availability, SNEC 30 attains its C-max (Plasma concentration) with 30 mg curcumin as compared to other brands.
Q-8. Is SNEC 30 safe during pregnancy?
Ans. – Although, SNEC 30 does not have any known adverse effects, it is advisable to take physician’s advice before taking SNEC 30 during pregnancy.
Q-9. Do we always need a doctor’s prescription for SNEC 30?
Ans. – Curcumin as a supplement can be taken with or without doctor’s prescription. Curcumin supplement has been proven to be an over-the-counter drug which not always requires a prescription. However, you are advised to talk to your GP for dosage and duration of intake.
Q-10. I am confused about taking turmeric or curcumin. There are supplements for both. Shall I just buy curcumin as turmeric supplement or am I missing something?
Ans. SNEC 30 contains highly bio-available 30 mg curcumin which uses SNEDDS (Self Nano Emulsifying Drug Delivery System) that makes it the best available turmeric supplement in the market. So relax, you will not miss anything with SNEC 30.
Q-11. What time of day is best to take a turmeric/curcumin supplement? Or is timing not that important?
Ans. Studies suggests that curcumin is best to take at bedtime for better absorption. If twice a day dose is recommended then take SNEC 30 one capsule in the morning and one at bed time for better results.
Q-12. What are “curcuminoids”?
Ans. Curcuminoids are the chemical component of turmeric that gives it the bright yellow color. The three main curcuminoids are: curcumin, bis-desmethoxycurcumin and de-methoxycurcumin. Curcuminoids are responsible for turmeric’s therapeutic properties.
Q-13. Is not turmeric in my curry sufficient? Why should I use a supplement?
Ans. Turmeric used in curries fails to exert 100% of its therapeutic effect due to its poor bioavailability and extensive systemic metabolism. Common turmeric contains only about 1-3% of Curcumin and thus requires intake of large dose to derive any therapeutic benefit.
Q-14. I have diabetes and taking medicine since 2 years. How can SNEC 30 help me?
Ans. SNEC 30 can do wonders in diabetes. SNEC 30 slows the breakdown of carbohydrates into simpler sugars which pushes down blood glucose level, results in easy assimilation of blood glucose into cells by activating AKT pathway. SNEC 30 makes your pancreas healthy by decreasing oxidative stress on beta cells which improves insulin secretion.
Q-15. Is it okay to take curcumin with multivitamin?
Ans. Yes, it is okay to take curcumin with multivitamin. SNEC 30 works in a synchronized fashion working on cellular membranes to organize them more orderly. SNEC 30 works in harmony with other substances and causes no adverse effects.
Q-16. I am suffering from arthritis. I have pain and swelling in my knees and it is difficult for me to bend or climb stairs. How can SNEC 30 help me in this?
Ans. Arthritis is a pro-inflammatory disease. SNEC 30 is a proven anti-inflammatory and comparative trials show that it works faster and is much more efficient to curb inflammation and pain than many other NSAIDS. SNEC 30 inhibits Cyclooxygenase (COX) and Lipoxygenase (LOX) pathways and thus acts upon reducing inflammation and pain.
Q-17. Does SNEC 30 help in wound healing?
Ans. There are numerous experimental data that suggest that curcumin can accelerate wound healing. SNEC 30 contains highly bio-available curcumin which accelerates wound healing. SNEC 30 has the ability to enhance granulation tissue formation, collagen deposition, tissue remodeling and wound contraction.
Q-18. I’ve been diagnosed with osteoarthritis. Will SNEC 30 work in my case?
Ans. SNEC 30 helps to reduce pain & inflammation by acting on some enzyme pathways. As a superior anti-oxidant, SNEC 30 inhibits free-radical-mediated peroxidation of some proteins which are believed to be associated with a variety of chronic pathological conditions such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. SNEC 30 improves calcium restoration in bones and also takes part in cartilage development. SNEC 30 fights against most microbial infections and thus reduces risks of infective arthritis.
Q-19. Is it safe to take SNEC 30 during breastfeeding?
Ans. Yes, it is safe to take SNEC 30 while breastfeeding your baby. SNEC30 is completely safe even at very high doses but ideal dose should be customized according to individual body requirement. There have been no reports of toxicity following even large amount of turmeric ingestion; however, it is advisable to consult your GP before taking SNEC 30 during lactation period.