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NCI Drug Dictionary

NCI Drug Dictionary

  

ginger extract 
An extract of the rhizome of the perennial plant Zingiber officinale with potential antineoplastic activity. Ginger extract contains a number of different phenolic compounds, some of which have displayed antineoplastic, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant activities. This agent also exhibits antiemetic properties. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)