Ginger (Zingiber officinale) traditionally known as "universal medicine" is widely used for its numerous health promoting benefits. The rhizome (underground part of the stem) is the part commonly used as a spice. It is often called ginger root, or simply ginger. Ginger helps with healthy digestion and supports post meal abdominal comfort. * “Gingerol” is the main bioactive compound in ginger, responsible for much of its medicinal properties known to support overall health, wellness and comfort. *
Related health benefits of Ginger (Zingiber officinale)
Extracts of ginger are also known to ease and provide a soothing effect during menstruation and hence promote women’s reproductive health. *
Ginger is also known to promote mobility (joint health) and support comfortable breathing (respiratory health). *
Ginger also helps maintain healthy blood sugar and cholesterol levels and supports the body’s natural response to inflammation. *
The unique fragrance and flavors of ginger come from its natural oils, the most important of which is gingerol.
Ingredients in Ginger
Ginger contains numerous phytochemical components. The highest percentages are the volatile oils (camphene, phellandrene, zingiberene, zingiberol, eucalyptol, citral, borneol, linalol), the phenolic compounds (gingerol, zingerone, shogaols) and resins.
Ginger (Zingiber officinale)
Ginger: is considered among the world’s healthiest foods. Consuming adequate amount of Ginger is an assured way to add another nutritious supplement to your diet, and the number of proven health benefits it offers is impressive.
(a) Ginger is high in gingerol, a substance with powerful antioxidant properties that also helps modulate the body’s natural response to inflammation.*
(b) Ginger can help prevent various types of nausea. This applies to sea sickness, and morning sickness. *
(c) Ginger appears to be effective in supporting joint health and may reduce exercise-induced muscle soreness.*
Suggested use: take 1 capsule twice a day with a glass of water or as suggested by your health care provider.
Other ingredients: vegetable cellulose capsules.
No additives, artificial fillers or binders.
Ginger Caution / Warning
Consult your health care provider prior to the use of “Ginger Extract Vegetarian Capsules” if you are pregnant or nursing, taking medications, or have a medical condition. Keep out of the reach of children.