Benefits of Black Seed: . . • Analgesic: Relieves or dampens sensation of pain. • Anthelmintic: (Also know as vermicide or vermifuge) destroys and expels intestinal worms. • Anti-bacterial: Destroys or inhibits the growth of destructive bacteria. • Anti-Inflammatory: Reduces inflammation. • Anti-Microbial: Destroys or inhibits the growth of destructive microorganisms. • Antioxidant: Prevents or delays the damaging oxidisation of the body's cells - particularly useful against free radicals. • Anti-Pyretic: (Also known as ferbrifuge) - exhibits a 'cooling action', useful in fever reduction. • Anti-spasmodic: Prevents or eases muscle spasms and cramps. • Anti-tumour: Counteracts or prevents the formation of malignant tumours* • Carminative: Stimulates digestion and induces the expulsion of gas from the stomach and the intestines. • Diaphoretic: Induces perspiration during fever to cool and stimulate the release of toxins. • Diuretic: Stimulates urination to relieve bloating and rid the body of any excess water. • Digestive: Stimulates bile and aids in the digestive process. • Emmenagogue: Stimulates menstrual flow and activity. • Galactogogue: Stimulates the action of milk in new mothers. • Hypotensive: Reduces excess blood pressure. • Immunomodulator: Suppresses or strengthens immune system activity as needed for optimum balance. • Laxative: Causes looseness or relaxation of the bowels. .