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Black Cumin Oil is one of my favorite supplements.  It
seems to help many people with a diverse array of


Traditional Uses

My Own Experiments
The Black
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1) Black Cumin Oil is an Anti-Oxidant
2) Black Seed is an Anti-Inflammatory
3) Black Cumin Oil is Anti-Anxiety and Anti-
4) Black Seed Extract Enhances Memory
5) Black Seed Helps Digestion
6) Black Cumin Seed Causes Weight Loss
7) Black Seed Protects the Gut
8) Black Cumin Oil Potently Fights Infections
Antibacterial activity
Anti-fungal activity
9) Black Seed Oil Fights Histamine
Intolerance and CIRS
10) Black Seed Boosts the Immune System
11) Anticancer Effects of Black Cumin Oil
Liver Cancer
Bladder cancer
Cervical cancer
Bone cancer
Breast cancer
Stomach cancer
12) Black Seed Can Protect Against Heart
13) Black Cumin Seed
Increases Testosterone 

14) Black Cumin Helps Asthma, Rhinitis and
15) Black
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16) Black
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K E D Neuroprotective
17) Black Cumin Seed is a Natural Pain Killer
18) Thymoquinone Helps Osteoporosis and
19) Black Seed is Helpful For Eczema and
Skin Conditions
20) Black Seed Protects the Kidneys and
Prevents Kidney Stones
21) Black Cumin Oil is an Antiseptic
22) Black Cumin Oil For Male Fertility
 23) Black Cumin Oil is Anti-Epileptic
24) Black Cumin Oil is Radio-Protective
25) Black Seed is Effective in the Treatment
of Opioid Dependence
26) Black Cumin Helps Women Produce
More Milk
27) Black Seed Suppresses Muscle Spasms
Black Cumin Oil Synergies
Nutritional Value of Black Seed
Side Effects
Molecular Targets
Buying Black Cumin Seed Oil

Nigella sativa, commonly known as Black Cumin,
Black Seed, or Black Cumin Seed is native to south
Asia (R (

Black Cumin seed has been used in Middle Eastern
folk medicine as a natural remedy for various
diseases for over 2000 years (R UP

“Use Black seed regularly, since it is a cure for every
disease except death” (Prophet Muhammad) (R
its many uses have earned Black Cumin the Arabic
approbation “The Blessed Seed“ (R

Raw seeds, seed oil, or seed extract have been used
alone or in combination with other ingredients, as a
traditional medicine in the treatment of various
health conditions, such as eczema
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I’ve taken up to 35g in one day and have been fine. Here I read: 1 tsp (5ml) 2x daily for a 150 pound person. 2016 P A M O J J A 07:14AN Thanks for the write up. STAY UP TO THE-PANACEA-BLACK-CUMIN-SEED-NIGELLA-SATIVA/? SIGN DATE WITH REPLYTOCOM=17760#RESPOND) UP SELFHACKED ANDREWH (HTTP://GRAVATAR. I got a little confused about the different dosage recommendations. But any specific reason for the afternoon recommendation? REPLY (HTTPS://SELFHACKED. REPLY (HTTPS://SELFHACKED. Guess it doesn’t make much difference since both is still far from the allegedly toxic 25 g/d. In the fatigue post: 1 tbsp (7.COM/ANDREWH45) Submitted Narch 27. 2016 05:57PN what is the basis for the 25g is toxic to humans claim.COM/BLOG/TOP-28-SCIENTIFIC- BENEFITS-OF-THE-PANACEA-BLACK-CUMIN-SEED-NIGELLA-SATIVA/? REPLYTOCOM=16876#RESPOND) Submitted Narch 27. REPLY (HTTPS://SELFHACKED.COM/BLOG/TOP-28-SCIENTIFIC- BENEFITS-OF-THE-PANACEA-BLACK-CUMIN-SEED-NIGELLA-SATIVA/? REPLYTOCOM=16862#RESPOND) .5ml) Black Cumin Seed Oil in the afternoon is recommended. had decent effects at that dosage.COM/BLOG/TOP-28-SCIENTIFIC-BENEFITS-OF.

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