Curcumin and the curcuminoids found in turmeric can be extracted to produce supplements that have a much higher potency than turmeric. Curcumin, one of the most active curcuminoids, has been shown to support immune cell activity and support the body's natural cellular defense system. Also, the capsules contain piperine which helps improve the absorption of this wonderful herb into our bodies. In addition to this, the curcumin and piperine extracts give you maximum results with minimum dosage. The capsules contain some of the highest potency of curcumin.