Patanjali, the multi-billion dollar Ayurvedic empire, owned and run by ‘Baba’ Ramdev, today launched ‘Coronil and Swasari’ touting them as a cure for the novel coronavirus. However, while the organisation claims that clinical trials of the drug were conducted, no results appear to have been published in credible, peer reviewed,
It seems that the AYUSH Ministry has finally woken up. It is set to begin clinical trials to check the effectiveness of four Ayurvedic herbs or formulations for treatment of coronavirus. This is great news. I hope to see the Aayush ministry funding clinical trials of many more ayurvedic formulations
The Chinese Government, through its publication China Daily, has put out a video describing the use of Traditional Chinese Medicine for COVID 19.
The Indian Government’s Ayush department is making a COVID 19 recommendation for all Indians. They recommend some “decoctions” to enhance immunity against the Coronavirus.