Patanjali Ayurved Ltd, the organisation promoted through yoga guru Ramdev, has been requested by the authorities to provide info of the drugs launched through it as an alleged treatment for the sufferers of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) patients.
The ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) has ordered Patanjali to prevent marketing the products—Coronil and Swasari.
It has additionally warned Patanjali to prevent misleading advertising and marketing until the results are verified.
“Facts of the claim and details of the stated scientific take a look at are not known to the Ministry… Patanjali Ayurved Ltd has been requested to provide on the earliest details of the call and composition of the drugs being claimed for COVID treatment; site(s)/hospital(s), where the research study turned into carried out for Covid-19; protocol, pattern size, Institutional Ethics Committee clearance, Clinical Trials Registry- India registration and effects records of the study (ies)…,” the ministry stated in a declaration on Tuesday.
The ministry requested Patanjali to submit information of the pattern size, sites and hospitals where the studies study turned into carried out and also for the Institutional Ethics Committee clearance.