Cenovis Turmeric 3100 has traditionally been used in Western herbal medicine to temporarily relieve mild joint pain and inflammation. Turmeric is also used in traditional Western herbal medicine to support healthy digestion and maintain liver health. Additionally, turmeric contains antioxidants to reduce free radicals formed in the body. Turmeric (botanical name: Curcuma longa) is a member of the ginger family. It is a perennial herb, growing up to a height of three to five feet. Turmeric is the whole plant that contains active constituents such as curcumin, the most abundant curcuminoid in turmeric.