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The effect of Nigella sativa Linn. seed on memory, attention and cognition in healthy human volunteers.
|Title||The effect of Nigella sativa Linn. seed on memory, attention and cognition in healthy human volunteers.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Sayeed MSB, Asaduzzaman M, Morshed H, Hossain MM, Kadir MF, Rahman MR|
|Journal||Journal of ethnopharmacology|
|Date Published||2013 Jul 30|
Experimental evidences have demonstrated that Nigella sativa Linn. seed (NS) has positive modulation effects on aged rats with memory impairments, prevents against hippocampal pyramidal cell loss and enhances consolidation of recall capability of stored information and spatial memory in rats. NS has neuroprotective, nephroprotective, lung protective, cardioprotective, hepatoprotective activities as established by previous studies on animals. Several clinical trials with NS on human have also demonstrated beneficial effect.
|Alternate Journal||J Ethnopharmacol|