The major constituents in ginger rhizomes are carbohydrates (50% to 70%), which are present as starch. The concentration of lipids is 3% to 8% and includes free fatty acids (such as palmitic, oleic, linoleic, linolenic, capric, lauric, and myristic), triglycerides, and lecithins. Ginger contains volatile oils (approximately 1% to 3%) and nonvolatile pungent components (oleoresin). A variety of active components were identified in the oleoresin of ginger, including gingerols and shogaols. More than 400 different compounds have been identified in ginger. Therefore, chemical and physical characteristics are not applicable.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
Please note: Due to the complexity and amount of studies regarding this compound—a Natural Health Product—increased cost is charged.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), as well as PIC/S and ANVISA requirements, and to obtain the following information:
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