Build Immunity Naturally and Fight Covid-19 in 2020

I am pleased to see Charak, a 70 year old Ayurvedic Company, transform digitally and launch new products. Kofol Immunity Tablets, 60 Tablets is their new launch. It is 100% Ayurvedic herbal formula with powerful herbs like: Triphala Guggul, Giloy / Guduchi, Haldi, Manjishtha, Chitrak, Shunti, Pippali and Black Pepper for effective immunity boosting. ItContinue reading “Build Immunity Naturally and Fight Covid-19 in 2020”

This one is a VIP – Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide (VIP) for Covid-19 treatment.

There is a new drug now under trial named RLF-100, also registered as Aviptadil, at Houston Methodist Hospital, USA and in Israel, for Covid-19 patients. The drug is derived from a naturally produced peptide hormone Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide (VIP) in the intestine but mostly concentrated in our lungs. In 1970 an Egyptian Dr.Sami Said hadContinue reading “This one is a VIP – Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide (VIP) for Covid-19 treatment.”

Savlon-a brand which traveled from ICI to ITC via J&J

ITC – one of India’s most admired and valuable companies, was originally a Tobacco company which later diversified into many businesses like Information Technology, FMCG, Agri Business, Packaging,Paperboards,Specialty papers and Hotels. ITC brands have brought delight to many households in India. Savlon is one such brand which originally belonged to ICI. Later Johnson & JohnsonContinue reading “Savlon-a brand which traveled from ICI to ITC via J&J”

Healthcare Leader in Video Marketing- Mankind Pharma

‘Aab na rukenge hum, Bharat ko atmanirbhar bana kar lenge dum’ is Mankind Pharma’s cover theme across all its social media handles. Fourth largest pharma company Mankind Pharma has also launched an Atmanirbhar anthem ‘Hum se bhetar hum, bolo Vandemataram’ in video sung by Shankar Mahadevan in Tamil, Telegu, Malayalam and Kannada. Kailash Kher hasContinue reading “Healthcare Leader in Video Marketing- Mankind Pharma”

Small can be Mighty -Jenburkt’s Favipiravir @Rs35

Jenburkt, a 120 crore pharma company has proven that small can be mighty. It has launched Favivent, its brand of Favipiravir, almost at a generic price of Rs.39 a tablet compared to the biggies with Rs.75 a tablet. Hats off to Ashish Bhuta the MD and CEO of Jenburkt Pharmaceuticals Limited who said “Given theContinue reading “Small can be Mighty -Jenburkt’s Favipiravir @Rs35”

Valour of Vaccine Volunteer -Deepak Paliwal

Deepak Paliwal is a true hero. He wanted to be part of the effort to fight Covid-19 and he did it. He was the Indian in London who volunteered for the Oxford Vaccine trial. These clinical trials have three phases. Both Phase I/II were tried on 1125 healthy humans who were screened and injected. DeepakContinue reading “Valour of Vaccine Volunteer -Deepak Paliwal”

Antibacterials need to have good taste

Asian Paint’s Royale Luxury Emulsion is the antibacterial paint that cares for you. It kills 99% of bacteria with its silver ion technology which is recommended by Indian Medical Association. Zodiac shirts branded as Securo kills 99% of the Covid-19 virus with HEIQ VIROBLOCK Swiss Technology. The ubiquitous 10 sec TVC of Greenlam Anti-Bacterial LaminatesContinue reading “Antibacterials need to have good taste”

Hope the ‘repurposing’ is purposeful – psoriasis to covid cytokine storm

ALZUMAb, Biocon’s brand of Itolizumab is a joint research product with Cuba. It was officially launched in India in 2013 for Psoriasis, an autoimmune skin disorder with white scales. Being a monoclonal antibody, Itolizumab down regulates the pro-inflammatory cytokines. With this knowledge the Cubans used it on severe Covid patients and got promising outcomes. BioconContinue reading “Hope the ‘repurposing’ is purposeful – psoriasis to covid cytokine storm”

Measuring Oxygen Saturation at Home is a Sensible Idea

It is a sensible idea to keep a Finger Tip Pulse Oximeter at home. It has the potential to diagnose and monitor Covid symptoms. The pulse oximeter is a simple device which has to be clipped onto the finger . When switched on it measures the pulse or the rate of heart beat and theContinue reading “Measuring Oxygen Saturation at Home is a Sensible Idea”