Medicinal herbs and manufactured drugs for treatment of COVID-19 and its complications in Aden-Yemen
أعشاب طبية و أدوية مصنعة لعلاج مرضى كوفيد-19 ومضاعفاته في عدن، اليمن
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Palestine (Gaza Strip)
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Aims: To detect the herbs benefits in treatment of COVID-19 patients.
To discover the effect of coronavirus-2 on the clinical and subclinical diseases that has accompanied with/ or caused by H.
pylori infection or vice versa.
Results: A study of observational clinical trial with randomly selected patients, enrolled to it 775 patients; 35 of them, have suffered of chikungunya and dengue fevers, and the remaining 740 patients were of confirmed and highly suspected COVID-19 cases.
They were divided into six groups; four of them have a manifestations of COVID-19 of confirmed and suspected cases, the 5th group was for patients with other viral causes; chikungunya and dengue fevers, and the sixth was a group of extra-pulmonary manifestations, and each one was subdivided into two subgroups except group D that was subdivided into three subgroups.
The patients that were giving an Echinacea syrup had treated within 48 – 72 hours; clinically and para-clinically, earlier than the patients that were giving a combination of herbs; such as Curcuma, Ginger and Cissus rotundifolia whose had got a recovery after 7 days, while the patients that were giving clarithromycin tabs and Echinacea syrup had recovered earliest, i.e.
after 24 hours, it achieved a highest percentage of success that reached 98%, 100% and 100% respectively, i.e.
the medicinal substances of Echinacea purpura have an antiviral effect on CoV-2, that evidenced by the fast and complete cure of COVID 19 manifestations, if compared with the clinical effect of Remdesivir or hydroxychloroquine.
The combination therapy; Echinacea syrup, Ginkgo biloba tabs and the H.
pylori therapeutic and preventive program, has achieved a successful effect on patients’ illness of severe COVID-19 or those with accelerated or aggravated diseases that accompanied with/caused by H.
pylori infection, in post covid-19 period.
The patients with chikungunya and dengue fevers haven't responded to the Echinacea herbal therapy; i.e.
Echinacea has no benefit in these two diseases but it has an efficient effect against COVID-19.
Conclusion: This study proves the following: I) The medicinal extracts from Echinacea purpurea have an efficient effect against novel-CoV-2 disease, faster than Curcuma, Ginger and Cissus rotundifolia, but the Echinacea and clarithromycin have a fastest remedy from the COVID-19.
II) The combination of Echinacea, H.
pylori therapeutic and preventive program, and Ginkgo biloba, is a successful regime for treating of patients with severe Covid-19, and whose suffered of post covid-19 extra-pulmonary diseases, allowed them to return to their work after 7 days of treatment only "Inshaa Allah".
III) Coronavirus-2 had accelerated the subclinical and aggravated the clinically apparent diseases that has accompanied with /caused by H.
American Psychological Association (APA)
al-Ashwal, Nashwan Salih Muhammad. 2021. Medicinal herbs and manufactured drugs for treatment of COVID-19 and its complications in Aden-Yemen. Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences،Vol. 5, no. 1, pp.1-28.
Modern Language Association (MLA)
al-Ashwal, Nashwan Salih Muhammad. Medicinal herbs and manufactured drugs for treatment of COVID-19 and its complications in Aden-Yemen. Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Vol. 5, no. 1 (Mar. 2021), pp.1-28.
American Medical Association (AMA)
al-Ashwal, Nashwan Salih Muhammad. Medicinal herbs and manufactured drugs for treatment of COVID-19 and its complications in Aden-Yemen. Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2021. Vol. 5, no. 1, pp.1-28.
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