Does taking black seed improve COVID-19 outcomes? Original paper

In this meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, supplementing with black seed reduced the risk of all-cause mortality in participants with COVID-19.

This Study Summary was published on March 29, 2024.

Quick Summary

In this meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, supplementing with black seed reduced the risk of all-cause mortality in participants with COVID-19.

What was studied?

Whether supplementing with Nigella sativa (black seed) improves clinical outcomes in participants with COVID-19.

The outcomes assessed were the risks of all-cause mortality, hospitalization, viral PCR positivity, and no recovery (i.e., the presence of COVID-19 symptoms at the end of follow-up).

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Who was studied?

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How was it studied?

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What were the results?

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Anything else I need to know?

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This Study Summary was published on March 29, 2024.