Ginger ( Zingiber officinale )
In China, ginger has been used to aid digestion and treat stomach upset, diarrhea, and nausea for more than 2,000 years. Ginger has also been used to help treat arthritis, colic, diarrhea, and heart conditions. In addition to these medicinal uses, ginger continues to be valued around the world as an important cooking spice and is believed to help treat the common cold, flu-like symptoms, headaches, and even painful menstrual periods. Native to Asia where its use as a culinary spice spans at least 4,400 years, ginger grows in fertile, moist, tropical soil.
Medicinal Uses and Indications:
Today, health care professionals commonly recommend to help prevent or treat nausea and vomiting associated with motion sickness, pregnancy and morning sickness. It is also used as a digestive aid for mild stomach upset, as support in inflammatory conditions such as arthritis.
- Calms and upset stomach
- Safe remedy for morning sickness
- Eases cold symptoms
- Soothes and promotes healing of minor burns and skin inflammations
How to Use It:
Capsules: Take 1 to 3 daily (See our Capsules and Capsule Filling Machine)
Common Names: African ginger; Black ginger; Jamaican ginger; Zingiber officinale
We offer cut and sifted ginger.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.