Orally, black seed is used for treating gastrointestinal conditions including gas, colic, diarrhea, dysentery, constipation and hemorrhoids. It is also used orally for respiratory conditions, including asthma, allergies, cough, bronchitis, emphysema, flu, swine flu, and congestion. Additionally, it is used orally for hypertension, hyperlipidemia, cancer, and intestinal worms. It is used orally for birth control, stimulation of menstruation, and increasing milk flow.


  • Topically, black seed is used for inflammatory conditions including rheumatism, headache and skin conditions.


  • Traditionally, black seed has been used for headache, toothache, nasal congestion, and intestinal worms. It has also been used for conjunctivitis, abscesses, and parasites.

In combination with cysteine, vitamin E, and saffron, black seed is used to decrease cisplatin-induced side effects.


  • In foods, black seed is used as a flavoring or spice. " Natural Medicines Database, Black Seed Monograph


  • 100% pure and Organic Black Seed Oil. Comes in a cobalt blue glass bottle. Because it is not filtered slight sedimentation may occur. Shake well before use. Please keep in mind it does have a strong characteristic taste that may take time to get used to.