The tablespoon of cumin contains a gram of dietary fiber. It also contains a significant amount of thiamine, potassium, phosphorus and copper, as well as calcium, iron and magnesium. Cumin seed powder have antioxidant, anticancer, hypoglycemic, antiepileptic, ant osteoporotic, ophthalmic, antibacterial, and larvicidal effects.
Benefits of Cumin Seed Powder:
- It aids in increasing lactation and reduce nausea in pregnancy.
- Cumin stimulates the appetite, cumin seed powder can help boost the Liver's ability to detoxify the body.
- It may help relieve symptoms of cold due to its antiseptic properties. Cumin seed powder can help increase the heat in the body thus making metabolism more efficient.
- Cumin paste is used to treat boils. It is used as a stimulant and an antispasmodic and is also said to relieve nausea and diarrhea and to treat morning sickness.