galangal

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Related to Alpinia officinarum: Alpinia Zerumbet, Alpinia galanga, lesser galangal

ga·lan·gal

, galanga (ga-lan'găl, -gă),
The rhizome of Alpinia officinarum (family Zingiberaceae); an aromatic stimulant and carminative.
Synonym(s): Chinese ginger
[Mediev. L. galanga, mild ginger, fr. Chinese]

galangal

(găl′ən-găl′, gə-lăng′gəl)
n.
1. Either of two plants (Alpinia galanga or A. officinarum) of eastern Asia, having pungent, aromatic rhizomes used medicinally and as seasoning.
2. The dried roots of either of these plants. In both senses also called galingale.
References in periodicals archive ?
Jiang, "Chemical constituents and pharmacological activities of Alpinia officinarum Hance," Journal of China Pharmaceutical University, vol.
Yan, "Progress on Alpinia officinarum Hance," Li Shizhen Medical Material.
Wang, "Isolation and purification of galangin and kaempferide from Alpinia officinarum Hance by preparative high-performance liquid chromatography," Chinese Journal of Chromatography, vol.
Yasukawa, "New cytotoxic diarylheptanoids from the rhizomes of Alpinia officinarum Planta Medica, vol.
Ryu, "Suppression of inducible nitric oxide synthase expression by diarylheptanoids from Alpinia officinarum Planta Medica, vol.
Amac: Kanama durdurucu olarak bilinen Ankaferd (AKD); Thymus vulgaris, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Vitis vinifera, Alpinia officinarum ve Urtica dioica bitki ozlerinin ozel bir karisimidir.
Ankaferd[R] Blood Stopper (ABS) is a standardized herbal extract obtained from five different plants: Thymus vulgaris, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Otis vinifera, Alpinia officinarum, and Urtica dioica (1).
Keywords: Alpinia officinarum Hance Galangin Quercetin Baicalein The synergism with ceftazidime Penicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Smaller galanga (Alpinia officinarum Hance) is a pungent and aromatic rhizome, which is a member of the ginger family (Zin-giberaceae).
Two new diarylheptanoid from Alpinia officinarum Hance.
Itokawa, H., Morita, M., Mihashi, S.: Two new diarylheptanoids from Alpinia officinarum HANCE.
Itokawa, H., Morita, H., Midorikawa, L., Aiyama, R., Morita, M.: Diarylheptanoids from the rhizome of Alpinia officinarum HANCE.