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Tested COVID19 Positive: Here Are The Details On Treatment Protocol

In Odisha, the primary treatment protocol for Covid-19 in all government hospitals have been prescribing Ivermectin 12mg for 3-days by doctors, along with antipyretics (paracetamol). And if the fever is around 103 deg F, then the treatment protocol advises prescribing the anti-viral drug Favipiravir.

Centre To Examine Data Of 2-DG Drug Before Adding To National COVID Treatment Protocol
Centre To Examine Data Of 2-DG Drug Before Adding To National COVID Treatment Protocol

The drug 2-deoxy-D-glucose has been developed by Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS), a lab of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), along with Dr Reddy's Laboratories (DRL), Hyderabad.

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Plasma Therapy Ineffective! ICMR Removes It From Covid Treatment Protocol

Convalescent plasma therapy, widely used in hospitals for treating serious coronavirus patients, has been dropped from the centre's clinical management guidelines for treating COVID-19 patients.

COVID-19: ICMR Mulling To Remove Plasma Therapy From Treatment Protocol
COVID-19: ICMR Mulling To Remove Plasma Therapy From Treatment Protocol

New Delhi: The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) issued a big statement on Tuesday regarding plasma therapy, which is touted as a life saving intervention for patients suffering from severe Covid-19. The Director-General (DG) of ICMR, Balram Bhargava, stated that plasma therapy may be deleted from the national clinical protocols for the management of […]