Pumpkin seeds have long been known for their ability to have healing effects on many ailments. What is mainly known is the following:
Anti-inflammatory: the oil of pumpkin seeds has a role in the treatment of disorders in which the body is inflammable. You can think of rheumatism, where there is a chronic inflammation of the small joints.
Prostatic hypertrophy: studies show that pumpkin seed oil has a beneficial effect in treating an enlarged prostate. Precise mechanisms are unknown here, but cases have been reported in which the symptoms decreased after a period of use of the oil.