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A review of black seed extract as an agent in the wound healing process

Mohd Zaid, Muhammad Hakeem and Hanafi, Muhammad Faezuddin and Haris, Muhammad Salahuddin (2021) A review of black seed extract as an agent in the wound healing process. Journal of Pharmacy, 1 (2). pp. 87-96. E-ISSN 2773-5664

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Abstract

Introduction: Nigella Sativa or Black Cumin is an annual flowering plant that can be used for wound treatment. In the treatment for wound healing, this plant contains many beneficial components that can help with the treatment but this plant utilisation in the medical field is still limited. This review will provide an overview of the advantages when this plant is used in the wound healing treatment. Method: The review was based on the ROSES protocol, and the databases used were ScienceDirect, PubMed, and Google Scholar. After the search, only 11 papers had been chosen to be included in the results and they were divided into four main themes that were used for the analysis of the results. Results: The themes were gross analysis, microscopic analysis, biochemical analysis and antimicrobial analysis. Conclusion: In conclusion, the black seed extract contains several valuable properties, such as antimicrobial and antioxidant properties, which help improve the wound healing process. Further study needs to be done to discover more potential of Nigella Sativa in treating the wound.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nigella sativa, black seed, wound healing.
Subjects: R Medicine > RS Pharmacy and materia medica
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Pharmacy
Kulliyyah of Pharmacy > Department of Pharmaceutical Technology
Depositing User: Dr. Muhammad Salahuddin Haris
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2021 08:44
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2021 08:44
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/91184

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