Elettaria cardamomum

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Chinese medicine
A perennial herb, the seeds of which are astringent, carminative and stimulatory; it is used for abdominal pains, impotence, premature ejaculation, spermatorrhoea, urinary incontinence and vomiting.
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Carr, "In vitro investigation of the potential immunomodulatory and anti-cancer activities of black pepper (Piper nigrum) and cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum)," Journal of Medicinal Food, vol.
E-beam irradiation was therefore concluded to have no adverse effect on the volatile flavor of Elettaria cardamomum (L.) Maton and doses up to 20 kGy were declared not to interfere with the flavor perception of consumers.
Assim, neste trabalho, buscou-se determinar a atividade antimicrobiana e a curva de morte termoquimica das bacterias, empregandose solucoes desinfetantes dos oleos essenciais de Thymus vulgaris (tomilho), Elettaria cardamomum (cardamomo), Eugenia caryophyllus (cravo da india), Foeniculum vulgare dulce (funcho doce) sobre Eschericha coli, Salmonella enterica Enteritidis e Staphylococcus aureus.
The healer made a number of uses of four spices in his formulations, namely bark of Cinnamomum verum, leaves of Cinnamomum tamala, floral buds of Syzygium aromaticum, and fruits of Elettaria cardamomum. This combination, in full or in part, along with other plant parts, was used to treat stomach pain, rheumatic pain, and puerperal fever.
One cup of juice obtained from fruits is mixed with 2-3 pieces fruits of Elettaria cardamomum (L.) Maton (Zingiberaceae) and taken twice daily in the morning and night.
The fruits of Elettaria cardamomum, which are widely used in traditional medicine of India to treat asthma has been reported to suppress carbachol-mediated bronchoconstriction in rats (Khan et al., 2011).
Elettaria cardamomum and Syzygium aromaticum, also used by the Hajong TMPs to treat asthma and coughs, are used by the Tai-Khamyang tribe of Assam, India to treat gastric trouble (Sonowal and Barua, 2011).
Zingiberaceae Elach 65 Elettaria cardamomum Zingiberaceae Choto elach (L.) Maton 67 Zingiber officinale Zingiberaceae Ada Roscoe Serial Utilize Part Ailment Number 1 Whole plant, leafShoth (local term for edema, particularly of hands and legs).
during menstruation (Sapotaceae) is mixed with 5 fruits of Elettaria cardamomum (L.) Maton (Zingiberaceae), 5 fruits of Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merr.