Organic Black Seed 450mg
For over two thousand years black seed, also known as Nigella sativa sp. a plant from the Ranunculaceae (buttercup) family, has been traditionally used by various cultures throughout the world as a natural remedy for several diseases, ailments and to improve health in general. The ancient Egyptians used black seed and described it as a panacea (cure for many problems and diseases). Also known as the Blessed Seed, Black Seed is popular in the Middle and Far East.
Organic Black Seed from Viridian Nutrition is certified organic by the Soil Association. Organic standards ensure that the Black Seed are grown without the use of synthetic pesticides of other chemical sprays.
Nigella sativa is an exotic addition to Viridian’s extensive essential fatty acid range.
Quantity: 30 Veg Capsules
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Directions: As a food supplement, take 1-2 capsules, once to twice daily with food.
Suitable for Age 8+ 1 capsule
Black seed oil is not recommended for use during pregnancy or lactation.
Consumption of the seeds and oil are very safe however contact dermatitis has been reported with use of the black seed oil topically in very rare cases.
Black seed is not recommended to be taken with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDs). Some NSAIDs include naproxen, meloxicam, celecoxib and ibuprofen.
Black seed should not be taken in conjunction with medications which treat cardiovascular health conditions such as blood pressure medications. Some blood pressure medications include ACE inhibitors – enalapril, lisinopril, perindopril and ramipril, Angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs)- losartan, valsartan, Olmesartan, calcium channel blockers (CCBs) – amlodipine, and thiazide diuretics- indapamide and Bendroflumethiazide.
Organic black seed oil extracted from Nigella sativa 100%
Providing: Linoleic acid (Omega 6) 2450mg
Oleic acid (Omega 9) 1040mg