FAQ's

What is DENNKUR ?

DENNKUR is a special formula of Curcumin for dental use which is a pastille (soft medicated lozenge). It contains Curcumin, a natural occurring antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antiseptic medicine extracted from Turmeric (Haldi).

It also contains demethoxycurcumin, bismethoxycurcumin and traces of volatile oils including tumerone. DENNKUR contains the natural extracts of Turmeric as recommended in the Ayurvedic text, extracted using unique modern techniques. The state of art technology of manufacturing DENNKUR pastilles preserves the natural goodness of Turmeric with modern drug delivery technology in the form of mouth dissolving pastilles / lozenges.

How is DENNKUR different from Turmeric ?

DENNKUR is a form of curcumin which is a concentrated extract of turmeric, delivered with Gelatine and Aromatic Oils for acceptable taste.

How to use DENNKUR ?

The DENNKUR pastille must be kept in the mouth and allowed to dissolve slowly for higher efficacy .....without chewing. It is made up of a special formula wherein the pastille slowly dissolves in the mouth releasing the medicine for buccal / oral absorption.

Can DENNKUR be used for treating bad breath?

Yes; certainly. DENNKUR preserves the natural antiseptic properties of Turmeric that inhibits growth of disease causing bacteria, present in the oral cavity, which are responsible for bad breath.

DENNKUR is also flavoured with the natural aromatic oils of menthol and eucalyptus that adds lingering freshness lasting for long periods.

What are the other health benefits of Curcumin ?

Curcumin has shown to possess a multitude of beneficial effects like relief from joint pains, stomach ailments such as heartburns,pain due to hyperacidity and healing of gastric and/or mouth ulcers. Curcumin is also very effective in treating the signs and symptoms of flu, common cough and cold, besides throat irritation and joint pains. Curcumin contains natural and full extract of turmeric with all its goodness. It's an immune-modulator and helps to increase immunity. Research has shown Curcumin to be a highly pleiotropic molecule capable of interacting with numerous molecular targets involved in inflammation.

DENNKUR has very high anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties.

Can DENNKUR be given during pregnancy and breast feeding ?

Although DENNKUR is safe, it is not recommended to consume without medical advice during pregnancy and breast feeding.

What are the possible side effects of DENNKUR ?

DENNKUR contains Curcumin, which is a naturally occurring plant extract. It is safe and has no known side effects.

How to store DENNKUR ?

DENNKUR should be stored at room temperature preferably below 25°C, away from direct sunlight and heat. If found very soft, refrigerate for 15-20 minutes prior to use.

How many pastilles can one take per day ?

Recommended dosage of Lozenges / Day
Therapeutic dose: 4 per day
Maintenance dose: 3 per day
Preventive maintenance dose: 2 per day.

What is the shelflife of DENNKUR ?

24 months from the date of manufacturing.