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Scientific name of Ginger: Zingiber officinale
Name of Ginger in different languages:
Sanskrit: Shrungivera, Nagra,Lasuna
Malayalam: Enchi- ഇഞ്ചി, Ardrakam - ആർദ്രകം
Ginger Plant is an annual herb, growing up to 100 cm tall, erect with the support of rhizome, stem contain green leaves, pinnate and oppositely arranged, flowers are round and red at the top and remaining parts are green, covered with petals formed like a ball.
Useful plant parts:
Dried ginger are used in many Ayurvedic medicines, it is used to treat stomach problems, vomiting, diabetic, piles. Ginger may use to reduce arthritis pain, it has cholesterol lowering properties and ginger has been promoted as the cancer treatment, the studies going on.
Chemical contents: analgesic, sedative, antipyretic and antibacterial.
How to prepare medicines:
Juice of fresh ginger rhizome use with honey can reduce gastric problems; juice is also used to control vomiting, dried ginger ground well and applies to reduce arthritic pain.
|Ginger Rhizome||Dried Ginger|