Herbs Hands Healing
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Common Name Ginger
Genus / Species Zingiber officinale
Part Used Rhizome
Energetics Spicy, hot
Meridians Heart, lung, spleen, stomach, kidney
Active Constituents Volatile oil including zingiberene
Oleoresin including gingerols and shogaols
Medicinal Uses Digestive, anti-emetic
Carminative
Circulatory stimulant
Inhibits coughing
Anti-inflammatory
Antiseptic