Studies related to Seizure Frequency and Nigella sativa

The Effect Of Thymoquinone On Intractable Pediatric Seizures (pilot Study)

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 2-4 Weeks
Number of Subjects 22
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 1-6, 7-12
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
Supplementaiton of 0.5mg/kg thymoquinone twice daily (1mg/kg daily) as a syrup to children with epilepsy for four weeks was able to reduce seizure frequency significantly (from a 9.6% reduction in placebo to 53.91+/-38.75%), and 54.5% of the subjects experienced a halving of seizure frequency.