Decrease high blood pressure. Anti-asthmatic. Anti-inflammatory (incl. sore throats & psoriasis).
The active compound thymoquinone has been found to protect brain tissue from radiation-induced damage which protects brain tissue from radiation-induced nitrosative stress. Reduces symptoms of chemical weapons and protect neurons from toxicity associated with Parkinson’s disease and dementia. Extracts of thymoquinone is also able to trigger apoptosis or cell death, slow cancer progression, and stop the spread of cervical cancer.