Davis's Drug Guide

ginger (Zingiber officinale)

ginger (Zingiber officinale) is a topic covered in the Davis's Drug Guide.

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General

Complementary/Alternative Medicine: This monograph describes a natural or herbal product that is not subject to FDA guidelines for medicines. Patients and clinicians are advised to read package labels carefully to ensure safe and efficacious use.

Pronunciation:
jin-jer


Trade Name(s)

  • Calicut
  • cochin
  • gengibre
  • ginger root
  • imber
  • ingwerwurzel
  • ingwer
  • Jamaica ginger
  • jenjibre
  • kankyo
  • jiang
  • zingiber

Ther. Class.
antiemetics

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