Kalonji Oil also known as Black Seed, Nigella sativa, Black Cumin is a widely-used herb in alternative system of medicine such as Ayurveda, Unani, Tibb and Siddha. In Islamic literature, Kalonji Oil is known as one of the best forms of healing medicine. There are hundreds of medical studies that have proven the role of Kalonji as anti-hypertensive, liver tonic, diuretic, digestive, anti-diarroheal, appetite stimulant, analgesic , anti-bacterial and in skin disorders. The scientific studies have established its medicinal and healing effects as anti-diabetic, anti-cancer, immuno-modulator, analgesic, anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, spasmolytic, broncho-dilator, hepato-protective, renal protective, gastro protective, anti-oxidant etc.
For its miraculous power of healing, Kalonji (Black Seed, Nigella Sativa, Black Cumin) is placed as the top-ranked evidence-based herbal medicine. Holy scriptures have termed Kalonji as the ‘remedy for all diseases except death’. There are over 600 medical studies which have proven the remedial properties of Kalonji Oil in over 130 diseases including Cancer, Diabetes, Asthma, Hypertension, Alzheimer, Parkinson’s.