zingiber officinale


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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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Zingiber officinale Rosc, known as the medicinal plant [12], had moderate antibacterial activity (11.9 to 13.0 mm) against Clostridium perfringens in n-hexane, Chloroform, ethyl acetate, and butanol extract fractions.
(3.) Asha, B., Krishnamurthy, K.H., Devaru, S.: Evaluation of anti hyperglycaemic activity of Zingiber officinale (Ginger) in albino rats.
[82.] El-Sayed HM, Hakim Y, El-Sayed BM (2014) Dietary effect of ginger (zingiber officinale roscoe) on growth performance, immune response of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and disease resistance against Aeromonas hydrophila.
A member of the Zingiberaceae family, ginger (Zingiber officinale) has a powerful effect on the mucous membrane of the GI tract.
Table 1: Prescription Herb Dosage Herbal mix 1 weekly dose Avena sativa 1:2 (oats 20 mL green) Oynara soolymus 1:2 15 mL 7.5mL to be taken (globe artichoke) twice daily in a small amount of water Passiflora inoarnata 1:2 40 mL (passionflower) Asparagus raoemosus 30 mL 1:1 (Shatavari) 105 mL Herbal mix 2 6 drops to be taken equal parts Zingiber officinale in a small amount (Ginger) Gentiana luteum (Gentian) of water about 10 minutes before meals Ulmus rubra (Slippery elm) powder 1 heaped teaspoon to be mixed into a glass of water and taken daily away from meals by at least an hour
Fresh Nigeria ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) and turmeric (Curcuma longa Linn) rhizomes were purchased from the local market of Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria.
[18], who tested the antimicrobial activity by using a glycolic extract of Zingiber officinale, and Argenta et al.
Srinivasan, "Ginger rhizomes (Zingiber officinale): a spice with multiple health beneficial potentials," PharmaNutrition, vol.
Nemmar, "Some phytochemical, pharmacological and toxicological properties of ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe): a review of recent research," Food and Chemical Toxicology, vol.
(22.) Thomas Fleming, "Ginger: Zingiber officinale," in Thomas Fleming et al., 334-341; John Ojewole, "Analgesic, antiinflammatory and hypoglycaemic effects of ethanol extracts of Zingiber officinale (Roscoe) rhizomes (Zingiberaceae) in mice and rats," Phytotherapy Research 20, no.
Ginger (Zingiber officinale) reduces acute chemotherapy-induced nausea: a URCC CCOP study of 576 patients.