Ayurvedic drug gets approval for clinical trials

KOCHI: an ayurvedic medicine The Zingivir-H tablet, used for respiratory treatment, obtained approval from the Indian Clinical Registry (CTRI) for clinical trials in adults that tested positive for Covid-19. CTRI comes under the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).

The drug, developed by Kerala-based Pankajakasthuri Research, will now be tested as a potential medicine for Covid-19 in medical colleges in India .