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We’ve set the absolute advantage

Supported by over 30 human trials involving more than 2,000 subjects1,2,3,4, Meriva® Curcumin Phytosome® can stand alone as The Life Guardian™.

From joint to eye health or liver to supportive care, Meriva® helps users to maintain an active lifestyle and to keep a high quality of life. It offers lifelong support so that your body’s natural response does not turn into low-level chronic inflammation, also known as the silent killer.

Moreover, long term studies have highlighted that Meriva®’s top-grade formulation leads to outstanding tolerability and safety even for prolonged use.

Today, there’s no complete healthy life maintenance program without Meriva®.

We’ve set the absolute advantage

Meriva® into action

Meriva® Curcumin Phytosome®is effective thanks to the synergic power of 3 major curcuminoids (i.e., the active ingredients naturally present in turmeric) it contains in the same proportions expected in Nature.

Moreover, Meriva® is the formulation with the highest levels of demethoxycurcumin (DMC), the most powerful curcuminoid. 5

Thanks to this molecular profile composition and its unique Phytosome® delivery system, Meriva® shows effectiveness in particular for joint & bone health.2,6,7

Meriva<sup>®</sup> into action

Find out how Meriva®
is one step beyond

The uniqueness of Meriva® is deeply rooted in its Phytosome® strategy, the only delivery system in the world totally made up of natural elements that can guarantee high standard performance and a food grade quality: pharmacokinetics studies have showed significant absorption benefits including a greater Cmax and a 30-fold increase AUC vs a standard turmeric extract, whilst remaining in a traditional level dosage intake.5

In fact, curcumin typically exhibits poor oral absorption in the body8, but Meriva® Curcumin Phytosome® optimizes its bioabsorption and consequently its biological activity.5

Find out more on Phytosome®

See through science

1Belcaro G. et al., Panminerva Medica, 52 (2 Suppl.1), 55-62. (2010).
2Allegri P. et al., Clinical Ophtalmology 4, 1201-1206. (2010).
3Panahi Y. et al., J Cardiovasc Pharmacol, Sep 68(3): 223-9. (2016).
4Panahi Y. et al., Drug Res (Stuttg) Apr: 67(4): 244-251. (2017).
5Cuomo J. et al., J Nat Prod. Mar 17. (2011).
6Drobnic F. et al., J Int Soc Sports Nutr. Jun 18;11:31. (2014).
7Sciberras JN. et al, J Int Soc Sports Nutr. Jan 21;12(1):5. (2015).
8Anand, P. et al., Mol. Pharmaceutics: 4(6), pp. 807-818. (2007).
9Appendino G. et al., Panminerva Medica, 53 (3 Suppl 1):43-9. (2011).
10Franceschi F. et al., Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci; 20(4):762-6. (2016).
11Dugall M. et al., Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci, 21 1684-9. (2017).


Why choose Meriva®?


Is based on a natural and foodgrade delivery system [Phytosome® of a standardized turmeric extract containing the full bouquet of curcuminoids, not just curcumin


Stands as the most scientifically documented curcumin formulation.


Is proven to have a long term high tolerability profile.


Is documented with over 35 human studies in 10 different conditions involving 2000 subjects.


Is independently endorsed by the prestigious Cleveland Clinic in the US as the curcumin formulation of choice in the turmeric market.


Is the curcumin formulation of choice for leading practitioners and their patients.


Is now supported by different human studies validating its efficacy in the sports nutrition and muscular preservation categories.

Technical data

Common Name

Meriva® Curcumin Phytosome®

Botanical Origin

Curcuma longa L.



Plant source


HALAL and KOSHER certified

Health benefit

Antioxidant effect, Healthy inflammatory response, Soothing

Patent & Trademark

Meriva is patented (EP1991244).

Meriva is a trademark of Indena S.p.A. The use of Indena’s trademarks is subject Indena’s authorization and to the acceptance of the terms and conditions set out in the Trademark Usage Guidelines downloadable HERE.


Meriva® is standardized to contain 18-22% of total curcuminoids

Recommended dose and use

1 g/day. Meriva® is a light orange powder for use in nutritional supplements.


≥18.0% total fatty acids ≤22% of curcuminoids by HPLC

Broad category

Joint and Bone Health

These statements may not comply with your country’s laws and regulations or with Reg. EC n. 1924/2006 and have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Marketers of finished products containing this ingredient are responsible for ensuring compliance with the applicable legal framework.

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