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Ah ok, but so you just take it as often as needed and don't worry about side effects or anything else like that?
There have never been any side effects and I've taken huge amounts of it by this stage. It hasn't lost its efficacy and it hasn't introduced new problems. Literally the only down side is its short half life.
Just looking at the extract you shared - it's 5 mL and says 1-2 drops are a 1/4 tsp equivalent - how much do you use and how much do you get out of one vial? Thanks
So that vial lasted me 2 or 3 weeks. But when I ran out I got the 100ml bottle, which doesn't have a dropper or anything, and topped the other bottle up. The 100ml costs like 4 times more for 20 times more extract. Pretty cost effective.
Yeah cool sounds good.
Do you recall how much you'd be using it in the 2-3 weeks.? Like multiple times a day.? How many drops per dose do you take?
Sorry to be a pain just trying to figure out how much it's worth it vs the powder
I currently go through reactions to things I'm trying - binders, antifungals etc. When I have a bad reaction I can be using it 6 or 7 times a day. Usually only 1 drop does the job. Sometimes I feel so bad I'll take 2 drops at once. I can't be sure there's any greater effect. Although I think I notice it kicking in faster when I've eaten recently. I suspect it's absorbed in the stomach and that higher acidity breaks the capsule down and absorbs it faster.
So in that 2-3 weeks I would have been using it 6 or 7 times on some days and maybe once or twice on others. I usually have one in the morning just in case I start to feel bad, and if I don't feel it wearing off (as in I'm not all that sick that day) I'll not take any more.
I would say it's definitely worth it over the powder. Just my opinion. It's a lot easier to put a drop into a capsule than make a few capsules each time of the powder. Plus, I've hardly made a dent in the bigger bottle I have now, so it's at least as cost effective as the powder, possibly more.
Great, thanks. Do you have to put it into capsules? Does it burn if you just drop it in your mouth by itself or something?
I just didn't fancy the taste of cumin all day.
my apologies if this question has been asked, but, is black cumin seed different from the cumin that is being discussed in this thread? I tried to eat cumin but it was painful!
I have some black seed oil...here in a capsule and the oil I've been using it topically in an experiment.
It does't smell much, or taste like much....its not at all like cumin the Mexican spice.
Ah interesting, mine (black seed oil) tastes very peppery.
I haven't really tried it straight into the mouth but I've had capsules where I've missed and put it all over the outside and it's never been a problem.
I washed some cumin down yesterday with some OJ and I have to be honest, today i feel better than I have in weeks. But it could be just a fluke. I will keep trying to see what happens and report back.
It is however so nasty that there is a part of me that thinks this is a prank by @Wishful on us