RESULT MAY VARY FROM PERSON TO PERSON
Why Do People Use Black Seed?
For oral purposes, black seed powder is utilized for colic, treating gastrointestinal conditions including gas, dysentery, diarrhea, hemorrhoids and constipation problems. In oral preparations, Nigella sativa (black seed) is usually used for the treatment of certain conditions like asthma, respiratory conditions, flu, cough, allergies, emphysema, bronchitis, congestion and for swine flu. Further uses of black seed include hyperlipidemia, hypertension, vermifuge, cancer, for birth control, to increase milk flow and stimulation of menstruation. For inflammatory conditions black seed powder is used in headache, rheumatism and for skin conditions. There are number of traditional uses of Nigella sativa that include treatment of toothache, headache, intestinal worms, nasal congestion, abscesses, conjunctivitis and parasites. Black seed is utilized to lessen side effects of cisplatin, when used in a mixture with vitamin E, cysteine and saffron. Black seed powder or seeds alone are used in many food items as spice and flavoring agent.