Tags : Herbal


Local herb study on Covid-19 patients to continue

Authorities will continue to study the efficacy of a local herb in treating Covid-19 patients after promising results during a trial. The second phase of the study aims to confirm whether the herb, whose scientific name is andrographis paniculata and known as “fah talai jone”, is efficient in treating the patients, according to the Department […]Read More


Fah Talai Jone plant proven effective in improving condition of

Extracts from the Fah Talai Jone (Andrographis Paniculata) medicinal plant have proven effective in improving the condition of those infected with COVID-19, after the traditional medicine was administered during clinical trials, jointly conducted by the Faculty of Medicine of Siriraj hospital, the Chulabhorn Research Institute, the Medical Science Department, the Government Pharmaceutical Organization and the […]Read More


WHO says African herbal remedies can be used to treat

The World Health Organization (WHO) has approved the third phase of testing African herbal medicines supposed to treat coronavirus infection. The next phase of testing is critical to assess a new product’s safety and effectiveness, RIA Novosti reports, citing a WHO statement. The onset of COVID-19, like the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, highlighted […]Read More


Herbal medicines found contaminated with steroids

A study has found that many herbal medication products sold in Samut Sakhon province of Thailand are laced with steroids Panuchote Tongyang, chairman of the Rural Pharmacist Society, said he conducted the study by collecting samples in the province between 2005 and 2009 and then testing them at the Department of Medical Science. Read more: […]Read More


Thai herbal health products are booming overseas

BANGKOK, 29 January 2012 (NNT) – The Department of Export Promotion (DEP) disclosed that overseas markets have shown high demand for Thai herbal health products. DEP Deputy Director-General Wutthichai Duangrat stated that Thai exports of health and beauty products have proved very popular, and the country is already in the lead in this industry in […]Read More