Black Seed oil contains 100 healing components which work together in a synergetic effect. That means they all complement each other in the process of aiding our body’s ability to look after itself.
Research has found that there is not another herb known to work with such a wide range of healing capabilities.
Nigella Sativa are known by many names for example, Black Seed or Black Cumin. Habbat ul barakah in Arabic countries (the Blessed Seed) due to the saying of the Holy Prophet (SWS) and habbat as-sawda. It is referred to as Schwarzkummel in Germany and Cörek Otu in Turkey. It is often named Black Onion Seed because of its similarity to onion seed in appearance but they share no relation to each other.
Black Seeds Actions:
•Analgesic: Relieves or dampens sensation of pain.
•Anthelmintic: (Also know as vermicide or vermifuge) destroys and expels intestinal worms.
•Anti-bacterial: Destroys or inhibits the growth of destructive bacteria.
•Anti-Inflammatory: Reduces inflammation.
•Anti-Microbial: Destroys or inhibits the growth of destructive microorganisms.
•Antioxidant: Prevents or delays the damaging oxidisation of the body's cells - particularly useful against free radicals.
•Anti-Pyretic: (Also known as ferbrifuge) - exhibits a 'cooling action', useful in fever reduction.
•Anti-spasmodic: Prevents or eases muscle spasms and cramps.
•Anti-tumour: Counteracts or prevents the formation of malignant tumours
•Carminative: Stimulates digestion and induces the expulsion of gas from the stomach and the intestines. •Diaphoretic: Induces perspiration during fever to cool and stimulate the release of toxins.
•Diuretic: Stimulates urination to relieve bloating and rid the body of any excess water.
•Digestive: Stimulates bile and aids in the digestive process.
•Emmenagogue: Stimulates menstrual flow and activity.
•Galactogogue: Stimulates the action of milk in new mothers.
•Hypotensive: Reduces excess blood pressure.•Immunomodulator: Suppresses or strengthens immune system activity as needed for optimum balance. •Laxative: Causes looseness or relaxation of the bowels.