zingiber officinale


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ginger

Works faster at preventing motion sickness or nausea than dramamine. Flower petals and tender young shoots may be eaten raw or cooked. Both fresh and dried ginger root have therapeutic properties for promoting the secretion of digestive juices, hypertension, headaches, morning sickness, colic, relieving and expelling gas, heartburn, digestive and intestinal cramps, dyspepsia and even chemotherapyinduced nausea. Ginger is the world's greatest herbal inhibitor of 5-LO enzymes, a chemical cousin of COX-2, the food source for prostate cancer cells. Without this food source, prostate cancer cells die within hours. Excellent for nausea, motion sickness (good for keeping food moving in a downward direction) arrests vomiting, alleviates pain, stops inflammation, eliminates swelling, induces sweat and inhibits pathogenic bacteria. It controls the quantity of free radicals in the body, thus limiting damage and aging.
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Kamtchouing P, Mbongue Fandio GY, Dimo T, Jatsa HB (2002) Evaluation of androgenic activity of Zingiber officinale and Pentadiplandra brazzeana in male rats.
Comparative antibacterial activities of crude polysaccharides and flavonoids from Zingiber officinale and their extraction.
Beneficial effects of Zingiber officinale Roscoe on fructose induced hyperlipidemia and hyperinsulinemia in rats.
Antimicrobial properties and phytochemical analysis of methanolic extracts of Aframomum melegueta and Zingiber officinale on fungal diseases of tomato fruit.
As part of this ongoing process, the objective of this study was to conduct a preliminary phytochemical investigation of the fruits and seeds of Myristica fragrans, seeds of Nigella sativa, fruits and seeds of Piper longum, leaves of Vitex negundo, and rhizomes of Zingiber officinale.
Zingiber officinale with its extensive range of antioxidants has the potential as an easy to cultivate supply of natural phytochemical antioxidants [100] 4.
Polygonum hydropiper was used along with Zingiber officinale by FH2 for treatment of dog bite.
Zingiber officinale improves cognitive function of the middle-aged healthy women.
The scholar in his research has proved that the extracts of Bacopa moniera, Zingiber officinale and cannabis sativa have the potential to relieve cancer chemotherapy induced vomiting.