Scientific name: Zingiber officinale

Family: Zingiberaceae

Origin: Asia

Medicinal use: Gingerol is the main bioactive component of ginger, responsible for most of its medicinal properties. It has great anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. Ginger may also be used to relieve nausea and vomiting after an operation and in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. Ginger has also been shown to be effective against muscle pain caused during physical exercise.

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