Ashwagandha, Giloy Helps to Fight-Off COVID-19 Infection

When the ace medical firms across the globe are striving to find COVID-19 vaccine, India is returning to its roots of Ayurveda where the recent studies show that giloy and ashwagandha prove beneficial to fight COVID-19. Read the entire story below.
Viveka Nagar
By: Viveka Nagar Updated: Jun 11, 2020 12:41 IST
Ashwagandha, Giloy Helps to Fight-Off COVID-19 Infection
Ashwagandha, Giloy Helps to Fight-Off COVID-19 Infection

When the numbers of novel coronavirus cases are rapidly increasing and multiple clinical trials are being performed for the vaccine, the recent study that was conducted by a group of scientists at the IIT Delhi, in collaboration with AIST (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), Japan discovered that Ashwagandha herb has the potential to fight the novel coronavirus. The scientists found that Ashwagandha contains bio-actives and a natural compound called withanone (Wi-N), that have the potential to reverse the ill-effects of the novel virus and treat the condition.

Another Ayurvedic herb that can fight coronavirus is Giloy. This herb has antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties that help your body fight against bacteria and get rid of fever which is one of the prominent signs of COVID-19. This herb can tackle respiratory problems like cough, cold, and breathing problems and again these are major signs of coronavirus infection.

What Baba Ramdev Claims?

Recently, Baba Ramdev also claims that he has the answer for the deadly disease that's spreading rapidly across the globe. According to the Patanjali founder, COVID-19 can be treated with the herbs giloy and ashwagandha.

According to his statement, Giloy is 100% effective in breaking the chain of infection from disrupting your system, as this infection rapidly multiplies and affects more cells.

He also claimed that giloy and ashwagandha have already been given to COVID-19 positive patients and these people had a recovery rate of 100% and 0 mortality rate.

Giloy Benefits

Giloy is available in the market in the form of tablets and juice, so you can opt to consume whichever form you're comfortable with. Take a look at the benefits of giloy below:

  • Treats Chronic Fever
  • Helps to purify the blood
  • Boosts immunity
  • Helps to flush out toxins
  • Fights against bacteria
  • Fights respiratory problems
  • Improves Digestion
  • Treats Diabetes
  • Reduces Stress and Anxiety
  • Treats Arthritis
  • Improves Vision
  • Reduces Asthmatic Symptoms
  • Reduces Signs Of Aging

Ashwagandha Benefits

Ashwagandha is available in the market in the form of tablets and powder. You can pick the ideal form that suits your convenience. Find out the benefits of ashwagandha below:

  • Improves immunity
  • Can reduce inflammation
  • Can reduce blood sugar levels
  • Can lower cholesterol and triglycerides
  • Improves memory
  • Can reduce cortisol (stress hormone) levels
  • Reduce the symptoms of anxiety disorders
  • Reduce symptoms of depression
  • Can boost testosterone and improve fertility in men
  • Can increase body mass
  • Can improve body muscle strength

Herbs and Ayurveda have been playing an important role when it comes to human health since ancient times. Herbs have the potential to boost immunity and cure various types of infections.
These herbs when consumed do not have any side-effects and claims to play a significant role in treating COVID-19, but still, we would recommend you to consume Giloy and Ashwagandha only after consulting a doctor.

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