Covid-19 Treatment: ‘Teicoplanin’ More Effective Than HCQ Says IIT Delhi Research  

Covid-19 Treatment: ‘Teicoplanin’ More Effective Than HCQ Says IIT Delhi Research - Telugu #coronavirusupdates, Corona, Coronavirus, Covid-19, Hydroxychloroquine, Iit Delhi, Indian Institute Of Technology, Teicoplanin More Effective Than Hcq Says Iit Delhi Research

Indian Institute of Technology has found that Clinically approved drug “Teicoplanin” works 10 times better than HCQ for treating Covid-19.

TeluguStop.com - Covid-19 Treatment: ‘teicoplanin’ More Effective Than Hcq Says Iit Delhi Research

The researchers in Delhi’s Indian Institute of Technology have found that a drug called “Teicoplanin”, which is clinically approved, has the 10 times effectiveness than several drugs, including Hydroxychloroquine, for treating Covid-19.

The professor at IIT Delhi, Ashok Patel speaking to a media said the researchers have compared Teicoplanin with other main drugs in current use against SARS-CoV-2 and found the drug is 10—20 times more effective.

TeluguStop.com - Covid-19 Treatment: Teicoplanin’ More Effective Than HCQ Says IIT Delhi Research-General-English-Telugu Tollywood Photo Image

Patel said their research strengthened, as Sapienza University in Rome also got positive results when they clinically carried out a study with Teicoplanin.

However, he said, the researchers require a more detailed experiment regarding mild, moderate, and critically ill Covid-19 patients to get a conclusion.Teicoplanin, which is a glycopeptide antibiotic, is clinically approved by FDA and regularly used for treating Gram-positive bacterial infections.

Globally, Total cases have crossed over 33.8 M, and 1.01 M fatalities have recorded.In India, 6.23 M Covid-19 cases have been reported till Wednesday while the deaths raked to 97, 497.India has announced Unlock 5 recently in which Cinema halls can be re-opened from October 15 while States/UTs can take a decision on re-opening of schools and colleges after OCT 15.

#COVID-19 #IIT Delhi #Corona #TeicoplaninMore #IndianInstitute