Solaray Fenugreek Seeds 620 mg. Fenugreek is among the oldest herbs used by herbalists. The seeds are highly regarded for their healthful properties and culinary applications. Fenugreek is currently being used to treat diabetes in Middle East countries. Because it contains up to 30 percent mucilage, fenugreek works as an effective anti-inflammatory agent and can heal abscesses and other skin eruptions. Clinical tests have shown that fenugreek significantly reduced blood glucose and cholesterol levels in test animals. Fenugreek seeds, which contain diosgenin and tigogenin, may also help tone uterine muscle and stimulate lactation in nursing mothers. French scientists have found that fenugreek stimulates pancreatic secretion which enhances digestion.