Side Effects of Jeera Water (Cumin Water)

Pranay David

The consumption of jeera water by pregnant women should be monitored carefully as there can be an abortifacient effect due to the cumin seeds. As a result, there is a risk of miscarriage or the inducement of labor.


Consuming excessive cumin can actual slow down blood clotting and thereby worsening your bleeding disorder conditions.

Bleeding Disorder

There are chances of your blood sugar levels lowering due to the use of excess cumin.


While going through the benefits of cumin, you would notice that they are quite effective in providing relief from gastric problems but it is also quite surprising to find out that cumin can cause heartburn.


This side effect of liver damage occurs only when there is excess consumption of cumin. Along with damage to your liver, there are also possibilities of damage to your kidneys.

Liver Damage

Remember that we had mentioned bleeding disorders as one of the side effects? Well, one of the bleeding disorder is a heavy menstrual cycle.

Heavy Menstrual Cycle

Consuming excess cumin can lead to burping because of its carminative effects.


Sometime the excess consumption of cumin can result in allergies and skin rashes.