It is used commercially as antiarthritis
herb in the West.
Ginger: Ginger rhizomes contain some of the most well known antiarthritis
and anti-inflammatory ingredients known to pharmacy.
The drug company says that all arthritis patients should be on Celebrex, but [studies show] that its pain relief is equal to or less than other antiarthritis
drugs," he said.
For instance, both Oraflex and Versed (an antiarthritis
drug and a sedative, respectively) were FDA-approved products, but both later had to be withdrawn from the market when they were found to be dangerous.
Though marketed only in Taiwan today, the milk is undergoing federally approved human trials to document its antiarthritis
and anticholesterol effects.