Coronil controversy comes back almost a year after it was launched as the Indian Medical Association said it is not an approved medicine and inclusion of it in the state Covid-19 kit, as desired by Patanjali Ayurved, will result in mixopathy. A year ago, the Uttarakhand government said Patanjali was never permitted to manufacture "coronavirus medicine".
Published on Jun 05, 2021 05:48 PM IST
The high court also asked Ramdev's counsel orally to tell him not to make any provocative statement till the next date of hearing on July 13 and respond to the suit.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 01:31 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- In this week's The Taste, Vir Sanghvi writes, "India gave the world the number 'zero' but today we are losing our scientific edge and falling prey to obscurantism and superstition"
Updated on May 19, 2021 06:34 PM IST
By Vir Sanghvi
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Monday demanded an explanation from Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan for promoting Patanjali's Coronil Ayurvedic medicine.
Published on Feb 25, 2021 10:27 PM IST
Patanjali said the health minister never undermined modern medicine and hence IMA's criticism was 'appalling'.
Updated on Feb 24, 2021 10:39 AM IST
- The Indian Medical Association expressed shock and dismay at what it called is a “blatant lie of WHO certification” for Patanjali’s Coronil tablet.
Updated on Feb 23, 2021 11:27 PM IST
By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
Deshmukh said on Twitter that it was "highly deplorable" that two senior Union ministers endorsed the drug.
Published on Feb 23, 2021 08:24 PM IST
PTI | , Mumbai
Yoga guru Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved had on February 19 said that the Coronil tablet had received certification from the Ayush Ministry as a medicine supporting Covid-19 treatment as per the World Health Organization's certification scheme.
Published on Feb 22, 2021 03:23 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi
"WHO has not reviewed or certified the effectiveness of any traditional medicine for the treatment #COVID19," the global health body said in a tweet on Friday without naming Patanjali and Coronil as drugs cleared for treatment.
Updated on Feb 21, 2021 03:20 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai, New Delhi
Union health minister Harsh Vardhan and Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari were also present at the event.
Published on Feb 19, 2021 11:44 AM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Deepali Sharma, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Swami Ramdev said that yoga and Ayurveda are ancient time-tested therapies and some segments of society including pro allopathic supporters, drug mafia and multi-national companies were not able to accept the remarkable work being done by Patanjali Yogpeeth in the field of health and medicine.
Updated on Jul 01, 2020 02:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By Sandeep Rawat | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
Acharya Balkrishna, the chief executive officer of Patanjali that was seen to claim a cure for Covid just last week, on Tuesday claimed that the company had never claimed that its newly-tested medicines would treat coronavirus.
Updated on Jun 30, 2020 10:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Aloke Tikku
Uttarakhand Congress has claimed that there was some sort of agreement between BJP and Patanjali over the Ayurvedic medicine Coronil.
Updated on Jun 28, 2020 10:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
“We served notice to the hospital on Wednesday evening seeking explanation in three days. The hospital did not inform the state government nor sought permission,” Chief Medical and Health Officer, Jaipur, Dr Narottam Sharma said.
Updated on Jun 26, 2020 07:37 PM IST
Jaipur | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Jasra Afreen
Coronil is being examined for alleged violations of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 and Drugs and Magic Remedies Act, 1954.
Updated on Jun 25, 2020 08:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
Yoga Guru Ramdev announced that he had discovered Ayurvedic medicines that could cure coronavirus within a week.
Updated on Jun 24, 2020 07:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Neeraj Santoshi | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
Patanjali Ayurved on Tuesday launched Coronil and Swasari claiming that it has successfully cured scores of under-trial Covid-19 patients with 100% results except for those on life support systems.
Updated on Jun 24, 2020 08:04 AM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
Yoga Guru Ramdev underlined that necessary approvals for conducting the trials of medicine on patients had been taken from competent authorities.
Updated on Jun 23, 2020 02:56 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi