Botanical Name : CURCUMA ZEDOARIA
Family Name : ZINGIBERACEAE
Common Name : ZEDOARY ROOT, WHITE TURMERIC
Part Used: Rhizomes
Habitat: Weed found all over India
Uses : Roots are pungent tasting, warming and slightly aromatic. Improves blood circulation, anticontusion, and improves menstrual flow. It helps in abdominal cramps, amenorrhea-abdominal pain, rheumatic pain. It also helps in pain and swelling associated with sprains
The bitter tincture of zedoary root is used to prevent disease recurrence and to treat ulcers.Aromatic, stimulant. Useful in flatulent colic and debility of the digestive organs. It is used as an ingredient in bitter tincture of Zedoary, antiperiodic pills bitter tincture.