Vitacost Ginger Root — 1,100 mg per serving – 360 Capsules
What is ginger root ?Ginger is a thick, knotted underground stem (or rhizome) of the plant Zingiber officinale. Native to Asia, ginger has been used as both a spice and for its health-promoting properties for centuries.* It's believed to aid digestion and is often used to relieve nausea associated with motion sickness and pregnancy.* The important active components of ginger are the volatile oils and pungent phenols such as gingerols and shogaols. These components have been shown in laboratories to have activities that support healthy inflammatory response in some human studies.* Ginger also has a high oxygen radical absorbance capacity (ORAC), which means it acts as a free radical scavenger and absorbs oxygen free radicals.* How does ginger root support health?Relieves nausea during pregnancy, when used in divided doses.* Supports pregnancy-induced and postoperative nausea and vomiting.*Supports a healthy inflammatory response.*Free radical scavenger.* Why choose Vitacost Ginger Root?A safe, natural way to help alleviate digestive discomfort while traveling.Delivers 1,100 mg of ginger root extract per 2-capsule serving.Each bottle contains 180 servings.High quality, great value!About VitacostAll Vitacost products are laboratory tested to meet FDA standards for identity, purity and composition. All products are tested for heavy metals, microbiology and contaminants. Vitacost products are produced in a NSF Certified facility. Freshness is guaranteed. *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.