Nigella and Clove Capsules
150 Freshly made capsules from certified organic herbs 600 mg Approx.
Nigella (Nigella sativa L.)
Nigella is also known as black cumin, or by its scientific name, Nigella sativa kalonji belongs to the buttercup family. Nigella seeds are full of Antioxidants well known to that neutralise unwanted free radicals and help prevent oxidation to damage to cells. The compounds found in nigella seeds are beneficial, including thymoquinone, carvacrol, t-anethole and 4-terpineol, making up the antioxidant properties. Nigella helps kill off harmful gut bacteria and worms and helps with gut inflammation. Studies have also shown that Nigella helps to support the liver.
Cloves (Syzygium aromaticum)
Cloves are native to the Spice Islands near China; cloves spread quickly throughout Europe and Asia during the late Middle Ages as an essential part of local cuisine and trading.
Cloves are a great source of beta-carotene, an important antioxidant. Eugenol is also another antioxidant in cloves. They help your body to fight free radicals by removing free radicals from your system. They help kill parasites and may also promote better liver function. Cloves are also a good source of Vitamin K, Potassium, Beta-carotene and Eugenol.
Drug Interaction Nigella – Black seed might lower blood sugar levels. Do not take alongside diabetes medications. Black seed or oil may slow blood clotting and increase the risk of bruising and bleeding. Black seed might lower blood pressure. Taking black seed and prescribed medication that lowers blood pressure may result in your blood pressure dropping. Black seed might cause sleepiness and slowed breathing. Best not to take along sedative medications. Consult with your health practitioner if in doubt.
Eugenol can sometimes interact with medications. Do not take these herbs if you are taking Warfarin. Cloves may also affect blood sugar levels. In people with diabetes, eugenol can lower blood glucose counts to safe levels. Overdosing on cloves can cause low blood sugar levels.
Please do your research on herbs before you take them. We use tamper-proof eco-friendly packaging. Capsules are pure gelatine; we do not use veggie capsules as they are made from chemicals and can cause gut issues.