The main substance with anthelmintic effects is obtained from pumpkin seeds – cucurbitin amino acid. The mechanism of effects is not fully understood. However, the paralyzing effect is described, which reduces the growth and increases the mortality rate of parasites.
Inula root extract has anthelmintic, hepato-protective protection of the liver tissue), anti-inflammatory, anti-tumor, antibacterial and antifungal effects.
The mechanisms of anthelmitnic effects of the black cumin extract is attributed to the disruption of the life cycle of parasites because after the functionality of the extract to the infected mice, a decrease in viable eggs was observed.