Galangal powder is the ground up root of the plant, and is part of the ginger family. It is aromatic and commonly used in cooking. It contains essential oils, eugenol, methyl cinnamate and galangol. It contains antibacterial, analgesic and anti-pyretic properties.
In traditional Chinese medicine, Galangal was used to treat stomach ache, vomiting and diarrhea, translating into the contemporary world. It is also used to treat nausea, indigestion, gastritis, digestive tract ulcers and hiccups. It can also be taken as a herbal remedy for anorexia, promoting digestion and stimulating appetite, and as a remedy for motion and morning sickness. Galangal may be used to treat respiratory infections like bronchitis, and treat cough and bad breath.
WARNING: It is recommended to consult a healthcare professional before usage.
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