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Accepted name: 
Alpinia galanga (L.) Willd. [Zingiberaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
adkham Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
akkulati Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
anaivacampu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
anandam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
anantatam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
araddai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aratta Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
arattai Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
aratti Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
ardubam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
arduban Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
arppatumam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
arttupam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
arttuvam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
artupam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
aruna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atitipam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
attumam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
atumam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
badi khulanjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bara-kalijan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bara-kulanjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
barakalijan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
barakolinjan Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
barakulanjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
barakulinjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
bekh-e-khulanjan Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
big galangal Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
cakunam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
calanga Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
canna rastakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
caramarutam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cattiratci Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cattiratti Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cencaram Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cerukkampam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chitta-ratta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ciffaratta Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
cikamatakikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cikamatam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cirenki Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
citakampam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cittaratta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
curacam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
curatakku Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
curatakkutam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
da gao liang jiang Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
dhoomraasmi Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
dhumala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dhumarasmi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dhumparastma Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
doddadumprashme Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
doddarasagadde Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
doopparaasme Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dumbaraasme Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dumbarasme Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
dumbraashta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dumpa rasme Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dumpa-rasmi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dumparaashtrakamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dumparaasme Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dumparaastramu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
dumparashtrakamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
dumparastma Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
dumrashta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
elaparani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
elaparni Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
erarattai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
fructus galangae Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
galanga Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Kräuter Gewürze und Heilpflanzen (Bremness, 1994)
Les Plantes Méd. de la Pharmacopée: Liste A (2000)
galanga de l'inde Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
galanga galangal fruit Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
galanga grand Other Les Plantes Arom. et Med. (Bremness, 1996)
galanga mayor Other Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
galangae fructus Pharmaceutical Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
galangal Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
Malaysian Herbal Monograph, Vol. 1. (1999)
galangal major Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
galangal, greater Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
The Plant-Book (Mabberley, 1996)
galangat Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
galengale Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
galgant Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
galgant, grosser Other Kräuter Gewürze und Heilpflanzen (Bremness, 1994)
galingale Other Survey of Trad. Drugs Sold in Jordan (Lev, 2002)
Trad. Drugs in Israel at End C20th (Lev & Amar, 2000)
gandhamoola Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gandhamula Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
gandhavaruni Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
garengal Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
golongan Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
gorengal Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
grand galanga Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
grande Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
greater galanga Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
greater galangal Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Medicinal plants in Viet Nam (WHO, 1990)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
hong dou kou Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
hongdoukou Other Pharmacopoeia of China (2005)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2010)
Pharmacopoeia of China (2015)
iracanacikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iracanakikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iracina Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
iratanai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
irattarenu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
java galanga Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
java galangal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Medicinal plants in Viet Nam (WHO, 1990)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
javagalangal Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kachoram Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kachoramu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kacoramu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kandanaguliyam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kantanakuliyam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kapidruma Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
katiyastakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kattiratci Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kentacamakan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kentakanarani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kholanjān Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)
kholongan Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
khowlanjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khulanjaana Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
khulanjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
khulanjan kabeer Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khulanjan nim kofta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khulanjan-e-kabir Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khulanjane-kabir Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khulanjane-qasbi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khulanjanekabir Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khulanjaneqasbi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khurduwara Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khusrave-darue-kalan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khusrave-durue-kalan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khusravedruekalan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
khusrodaru Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
khusrodaru-e-kalan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kolangbi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kolinjan Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
koraja Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kosht kulinjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kosht-kulinjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
koshta kulinjan Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
koshtakulinjan Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
koshtkulinjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kottakarai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulanajn Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulancam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulangana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulanja Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulanjan Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kulanjana Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
kulañjana (rhizome) Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
kulimjan Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulin-jana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulinjan Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
kulinjan jaanu Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
kulinjana Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
kulinlan Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
kulnjan Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
kurachi vach Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
languas Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
languas rhizome Other Malaysian Herbal Monograph, Vol. 1. (1999)
lengkuas Other Malaysian Herbal Monograph, Vol. 1. (1999)
mahabaravach Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mahabharavacha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mahabhari vaca Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
mahabharivaca Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mahābharī vacā Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
malaya vaca Other Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
malaya vacā Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
malayavaca Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mitintarattai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mitintu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mothe kolanjan Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
mulatiracam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
mutical Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nakuli Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
narayanam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
natanatam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
oramrundu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
ormaruntu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
patala Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pavanam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pedda-dhumpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pedda-dumpa-rashtrakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peddadumparaashtrakmu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peddadumparashtrakamu Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peddadumparsh trokamu Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
pera-ratta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pera-rattai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peraraddai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perarathai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perarathi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
peraratta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perarattai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
perasatta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
perearetei Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
periareta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pertta Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pura tallai Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
purantam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
purusha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
putakani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
pērarattai (rhizome) Other Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
raasmi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
raeshime gadde Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
raktapushpa Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rash-trakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rasmi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rasmini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rasna Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
rasna (south) Other Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
rasnamool Other Demand & Supply of Med. Pl. in India (Ved et al., 2008)
rhizoma alpiniae galangae Pharmaceutical Malaysian Herbal Monograph, Vol. 1. (1999)
rāsnā Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
saphed-panaki-jhad Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sattiradji Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
siamese galanga Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
siamese galangal Other Medicinal plants in Viet Nam (WHO, 1990)
siamese ginger Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Medicinal plants in Viet Nam (WHO, 1990)
siamese-ginger Other Encyclopedia of Medicinal Plants of UAE (2005)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
siamesische ingwerlilie Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
sittarattai Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
sthulagranthi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sthūlagranthiḥ Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
stor galangarot Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
sugandam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sugandha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sugandhamula Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Siddha Pharmacopoeia India, vol. 1 (2008)
sugandhamūla Other Ayurvedic Pharm. of India (1999-2011)
sugandhavaachi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sugandhavacha Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sugandhavachi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sugandhavaci Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
sugandhayoga Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
suganghda bach Other Medicinal Plant Marketing in Bangladesh (Dixie et al., 2003)
sughandavachi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
the greater galangal Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
thumbrashtagam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tikshnamula Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tiritosavatakacakkini Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tittikam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tittipam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tittiram Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumbarattagam Other Unani Pharmacopoeia India (2007-2008)
tummarastakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumparastakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumparattakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumparattam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumpurastakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumpurattakam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumpurattam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tumras takam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
turani Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
uttamam Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
vamanaci Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
خولنجان Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)