Studies related to Viral Load and Nigella sativa

Effects Of Nigella Sativa On Outcome Of Hepatitis C In Egypt

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 30
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 30-44, 45-64
Notes for this study:
450mg of the seed oil thrice daily for three months in unmedicated persons with hepatitis C was associated with a very significant reduction in liver HCV RNA content (to 38% of the control group) and improvements in most serum parameters of blood and protein metabolism. Liver enzymes and cirrhotic score were mostly unchanged, although blood glucose was decreased.