Black Cumin (kala zeera) KEY CONSTITUENTS
Fixed oil 40%
Volatile oil 1.4%
- Black cumin seeds are beneficial for the digestive system.
- There are beneficial for stomach pain.
- Black cumin is used to treat intestinal worms.
- Cumin seeds are much used to increase the production of breast-milk.
Recent research indicates that black cumin seed may prove useful in metabolic syndrome, a condition that typically involves raised cholesterol levels, raised blood pressure, and late-onset diabetes. The seeds are also antiviral and show promise in the treatment of chronic viral infections, such as hepatitis C.