Kalonji Oil also known as Black Seed, Nigella Sativa ( Nigella Seeds), Black Cumin is a widely used herb in alternative system of medicine 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 which have proven role of Kalonji as antihypertensive, liver tonic, diuretics, digestive, anti-diarroheal, appetite stimulant, analgesic , anti-bacterial and in skin disorders. The scientific studies have established its medicinal and healing effects as Antidiabetic, Anticancer, Immunomodulator, Analgesic, Antimicrobial, Anti-inflammatory, Spasmolytic, Bronchodilator, Hepato-protective, Renal protective, Gastro protective, Antioxidant etc.
For its miraculous power of healing, Kalonji (Black Seed, Nigella Sativa ( Nigella Seeds), Black Cumin) is placed as the top ranked evidence based herbal medicine. In the religious literature, Kalonji is mentioned as the ‘remedy for all disease 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.