Black Seeds (kalonji) anti-inflammatory properties for conditions such as rheumatism and inflammatory disease were studied in 1960 by a group of scientists from the Department of Pharmacy at Kings College in London. They tested black seed oil and its derivative thymoquinone
as an anti-inflammatory agent.
Numerous studies have been carried out over the years to substantiate the claims that Nigella sativa oil or Kalonji oil has immune-modulatory properties and has a positive effect on diverse conditions resulting from deficiencies or abnormalities of the immune system.
Nigella Sativa (NS) is a popularly used medicinal plant throughout the world in various traditional systems of medicine like Unani, Tibb, Ayurveda and Sidha. Native to South and West Asia, NS is also known as Black Cumin, Nigella, Kalojeere, and Kalonji. The annual flowering plant belongs to the family Ranunculaceae and is an excellent phytomedicine. The medicinal properties of NS also known as Al-Habba Al-Sauda and Al-Habba Al-Barakah in Arabic were mentioned by Avicenna (Ibn Sina) in his book “Canon of Medicine”. NS is known for its diuretic, anti-hypertensive, anti-diabetic, anti-cancer, immune-modulatory, antimicrobial, antihelmintic, analgesics and calming, spasmolytic, bronchodilator, anti-inflammatory, anti-tussive, gastro-protective, hepato-protective, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol decreasing, renal-protective and anti-oxidant properties.
Health Benefits of Kalonji (Nigella Seeds) Improves immunity Fights Acne. Sweet lime juice and kalonji oil together can fix many skin problems. ... Keeps a Check on Diabetes. This is probably one of the most known benefits of kalonji. ... Increases Memory and Alleviates Asthma. ... Gets Rid of Headaches. ... Aids Weight Loss. ... Eases Joint Pain. ... Controls Blood Pressure. ... Protects the Kidney. [22:07, 01/04/2020] Bobby Bhai Dubai New: Take a pinch of kalonji seeds first thing in the morning with water