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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Alpinia officinarum?
If you know websites containing any information about Alpinia officinarum please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Alpinia officinarum and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Alpinia officinarum.


Alpinia officinarum basic info
Scientific Name: Alpinia officinarum Hance.
Family: Zingiberaceae.
Genus: Alpinia.
Common names in English: lesser galanga, lesser galangal.
For common names of Alpinia officinarum in different languages - See link
Description: Languas officinarum (Hance) P.H.Hô - for more info about Alpinia officinarum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Alpinia officinarum
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Alpinia officinarum in other websites
Alpinia officinarum common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Alpinia officinarum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Alpinia officinarum - See link.


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