Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali launched coronil, it is not an immunity booster, but it is a cure for covid-19, claimed Baba Ramdev on Tuesday unveiling the Patanjali’s medicine, the first ayurvedic medicine to treat coronavirus, as what he calls, even with such big community of scientists and researchers fighting hard to come up with a vaccine or proper treatment for this highly contagious covid-19 disease.
The Swami Ramdev’s undertaking Patanjali launched ‘Coronil and Swasari’, and they are claiming that the trials on affected ones have shown 100% results.
“The whole country and the world were waiting for medicine or a vaccine for coronavirus. We are proud to announce that the first Ayurvedic, clinically controlled trial based evidence and research-based medicine has been prepared by the combined efforts of Patanjali Research Centre and NIMS,” Yoga Guru Swami Ramdev said this at a conference in Haridwar, and he further added that it has given “100 percent recovery rate within 3-7 days.”
“We are launching Covid medicines Coronil and Swasari today. We conducted two trials of these, first clinical controlled study, which took place in Delhi, Ahmedabad, among many other cities. Under this, 280 patients were included, and 100 percent of those recovered. We were able to control coronavirus and its complications in this. After this, the all-important clinical control trial was conducted,” Swami Ji added.
Acharya Balkrishna, Chief Executive Officer of Patanjali, said that the Corona medicine kit would be available in just Rs 545, also added that this kit would be for 30 days.
“This medicine kit is not available anywhere for now and will be made available at Patanjali stores in a week,” said Swami Ramdev. He added that an app would also be made for the delivery of this corona medicine kit.
Ramdev mentioned that the necessary permissions for conducting trials of coronil on infected people had been taken from concerned authorities.
Acharya Balkrishna was present in the launch of this medicine with other Patanjali officials and representatives who were involved in the preparation of the medicine.
The request for testing the medicine made by the Patanjali is under Ayush (Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha, and Homeopathy) ministry. The Patanjali is instructed to not promote this product and should not post advertisements about the coronil until the trials get successfully completed. The union Ayush minister Shripal Naik said that Baba Ramdev led Patanjali should not advertise it.
The Ayush ministry will soon release its reports on coronil, a medicine that claims to be a cure of the deadly coronavirus and will clear its stance on the drug, added Naik. The corona medicine kit consists of three ayurvedic medicines: the coronil, Anu Tel, and Shwasari. It will cost only Rs 545 per kit with a dose for 30 days. Well, Swami Ji has claimed that it will treat the patient in 7 days. This drug has been tried on 280 covid patients, and 69 percent of them were cured within three days, Swami Ji said during its launch. This is a collaborative effort of the Patanjali and NIMS (National Institute of Medical Science).