Sunthi or dried ginger is appreciated in medicine as a carminative and stimulant to the gastro-intestinal tract. For centuries, natural remedies have been used effectively to stimulate appetite and improve digestion. In traditional and folk medicines, ginger is widely recommended for treating a wide range of digestion disorders. Modern studies have confirmed the beneficial role of ginger in healing gastrointestinal malfunction. It is most commonly used as a household remedy for flatulence and colic.