Apart from its amazing health benefits, ginger can be a serious health threat when combined with anticoagulants, beta-blockers, and insulin-based drugs.
The medicinal properties of ginger are extremely beneficial for treatment of many diseases including:
– relieving arthritic pain, i.e. alleviating muscle and bone pain,
– boosting the immune system,
– relieving the symptoms of nausea, migraine, and cough,
– reducing digestive issues such as diarrhea, cramps, burping, constipation, and hemorrhoids
– improving circulation and preventing the formation of blood clots),
– lowering blood sugar and cholesterol,
– preventing cancer cell growth,
– removing toxins from the body, etc…
As we have seen it can be a preventive effect on many health problems and even more serious ones.
Although, you should still have in mind that ginger not everyone should take it. Here’s who should avoid it:
Ginger contains powerful stimulants that can cause early pregnancy pain. Women should not use ginger at all in their last weeks of the pregnancy.
PEOPLE WHO WANT TO GAIN WEIGHT
When consuming ginger, it gives you that feeling of fullness and also it promotes body fat. So for people who want to put on some weight, ginger is just not a good idea.
PEOPLE SUFFERING FROM BLOOD DISORDERS
Those who suffer from blood disorders, such as hemophilia should avoid ginger, because the only thing it does is stimulating circulation, but it doesn’t help from blood disorders.
PEOPLE WHO TAKE BLOOD PRESSURE AND DIABETES MEDICATIONS
Ginger can interact with medications, especially anticoagulants, beta-blockers and medications based on insulin. So, if you are on any medications for high blood pressure or diabetes, you must stay away from this plant as there’s a serious risk that it’ll inhibit the effects of your drugs.