The stylish Siddha system of medication has near in bigger than handy in the treatment of COVID-19 sufferers in Tamil Nadu with nearly 6,000 of us being cured of the contagion in devoted facilities across the allege, expedient sources acknowledged on Monday.
Siddha treatment has helped to efficiently treat 5,725 sufferers at 11 uncommon Siddha COVID-19 Care Centres (CCC) in Tamil Nadu, along side two in the metro, till August 7, the sources added.
Chennai’s Siddha CCC facilities at Jawahar Vidyalaya and Dr Ambedkar Authorities Arts Faculty in Vyasarpadi, offering Siddha-based totally mostly treatment for asymptomatic sufferers, address excessive caseloads and so that they’ve handled nearly 3,200 sufferers as on August 7.
Whereas 434 sufferers are present process treatment in the 2 centres here, 715 persons are present process treatment at 12 Siddha CCC in the districts. Next to Chennai, Vellore has been handling among the replacement of certain instances, treating 1,258 of us, sources identified.
Besides two Siddha CCCs in Theni, the uncommon centres characteristic from Tiruvannamalai, Thachur, Vellore, Thirupathur, Ranipet, Tenkasi, Villupuram and Coimbatore. Two more centres were started at Salem and Pudukottai recently.
Earlier, the allege executive had ordered “kabasura kudineer,” a natural concoction thought to be immune booster and able to combating viral infections, to be incorporated in the integrated methodology. Chief Minister K Palaniswami had launched the ‘Arokyam’ special programme with AYUSH intervention for COVID-19 in April along side Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy, to be incorporated in the war against COVID-19.
“It’s totally challenging to isolate the role of Siddha in treating the COVID-19 sufferers in mumble to quantify the percentage contributing to Tamil Nadu’s recovery payment due to the Kabasura concoction is hunch to sufferers, online page visitors and even medical mavens in all executive CCCs in the allege,” acknowledged a senior expedient on the directorate of Indian Medications.
Moreover, Kabasura concoction is given on an on a protracted-established basis basis to the police, public and even the properly being and sanitation staff, as a precaution, he acknowledged.
Mohammed Kasim, a ready-made garments outlet owner here, acknowledged “we are also anxious of the unfold of the virus, but we eradicate ample precautions. To boot, we on an on a protracted-established basis basis appreciate Kabasura kudineer.”
In response to an expedient with the Elevated Chennai Corporation, the 2nd a Coronavirus certain case is identified, other than disinfecting the home, “we distribute Kabasura concoction to all the households round the contaminated particular person’s home. It is veritably given on the stylish fever camps.”
Kritika of Pallavaram here, who lost her sense of scent, modified into posthaste to getting admitted to a Siddha CCC here.
“Within two days after drinking natural tea and Kabasura concoction, I regained my sense of scent,” she acknowledged and added that all the procedure thru her dwell on the centre, she never felt esteem staying in a hospital.
“The medical doctors, nurses and of us that served us meals, were kind and caring,” she added.
An on a protracted-established basis day on the Siddha CCC dawns with gargling utilizing salt water, a session of Yoga, pranayama and mudra practice. The sufferers are also provided counselling.
Their weight reduction program involves Thinai Pongal (a dish made with foxtail millet), Thuthuvalai thuvaiyal (Solanum Trilobatum), a medicinal plant meals to address respiratory issues and Vazhaipoo poriyal (made with banana blossom).
The sufferers are also given assorted natural meals preparation.
As of Sunday, Tamil Nadu’s cumulative tally of COVID- 19 instances stood at 2,96,901, along side 2,38,638 recoveries.