Inhibitory effects of topical thymoquinone on corneal neovascularization.

PURPOSE Thymoquinone, one of the biologically active components of black seed oil, has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. We aimed to study the effect of thymoquinone on corneal neovascularization in rats and to compare its efficacy with that of triamcinolone acetonide. METHODS Chemical cauterization of the cornea was performed with silver… CONTINUE READING