Can anybody consume Turmeric?
As a rule, turmeric products and curcumin supplements are considered safe when taken at recommended doses. According to the National Institutes of Health (USA), turmeric may slow blood clotting. Medical literature has advised against consuming turmeric for people who will be undergoing some form of surgery. In addition, people who have gallstones / gallbladder issues are also not advised to consume turmeric. If you are on medication, please consult your doctor before taking any turmeric supplements, just to be on the safe side.