COVID-19 PROMISING NATURAL TREATMENTS
COVID-19: Let us Protect Ourselves and Protect Others
- Numbers of COVID-19 are still increasing
- We should NOT FEAR
- Let us continue to observe preventive measures:
- wash hands with water and soap or using hand sanitizer;
- use facemask when we are in a public place or outside our office;
- physical distancing;
- stay home unless it is necessary to go out.
Reminder: Don’t forget the natural remedies
- Fresh Air
- Euphorbia hirta
- Garcinia Kola (bitter kola)
- Aloe vera
- Antiviral activity
- They interact with viral proteins associated with virulence
Examples of Food Supplements of Interest:
- IMMUNIT : sold in Pharmacy contains Echinacea + Zinc + Vitamin C and others;
- GeneS Plus: contains Ca, Mg, Mn, Selenium, Zinc, Vitamins A, B,C,E
- Curcumin is a wonder drug that can be used for prevention and treatment of Covid-19;
- Curcumin has antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties;
- Supplementation with Curcumin and Vitamin C and Zinc have shown promising results in boosting natural immunity and protective defense against covid-19;
- Curcumin has been shown to inhibit the replication of some types of viruses such as: Dengue virus, hepatitis B virus, and Zika virus.
- Curcumin has:
- Antibacterial activities
- COVID-19 has no cure yet;
- Several of the African countries still use Hydroxychloroquine despite the controversy;
- In July 2020, 218 vaccine candidates were in development
- 24 vaccine candidates were announced or undergoing clinical trials, with two beginning Phase III and seven in Phase I-II
- Overall costs are well over $1 billion.
- Mexico’s government presented four projects of vaccines against COVID-19
- Example: Moderna from Pfizer is in the final trials.