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- Keywords: Ginger, Dry Ginger, sonth
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Dry Ginger is obtained from dry rhizomes of Zingiber officinale belonging to family Zingiberaceae. Dry Ginger Known for it's medicinal properties since 5000 year ago. Recent Studies shows that it contains about 400 different compounds. The major constituents in ginger rhizomes are carbohydrates (50–70%), lipids (3–8%), terpenes, and phenolic compounds . Terpene components of ginger include zingiberene, ß-bisabolene, a-farnesene, ß-sesquiphellandrene, and a-curcumene, while phenolic compounds include gingerol, paradols, and shogaol. Ginger is the herbal treatment for colds and other viral infections, poor appetite, digestive problems, arthritis and headache, Ginger and its constituents have antiemetic, antithrombotic, antiinflammatory and antioxidant effects.