New Delhi: Patanjali on Tuesday launched Coronil an Ayurvedic medicine for treatment of coronavirus or COVID-19.  The medicine was unveiled by Swami Ramdev, the yoga guru at a press conference at Patanjali’s headquarters in Haridwar, Uttarakhand. Also Read - Delta Plus Covid Cases Found in 4 States, Still a 'Variant of Interest'

Speaking to reporters after launching the medicine, Ramdev said,”The whole world has been waiting for someone to develop a medicine for coronavirus. Today, we are proud that we developed the first ayurvedic medicine for coronavirus. It has been named Coronil.” Also Read - Oxford Says Testing Ivermectin as Possible Medicine For Treating Covid-19. What we Know

He claimed,”We’ve prepared the first Ayurvedic-clinically controlled, research, evidence & trial based medicine for COVID19. We conducted a clinical case study&clinical controlled trial, and found 69% patients recovered in 3 days and 100% patients recovered in 7 days.” Also Read - Delta Variant 'Greatest Threat' to US' COVID-19 Efforts: Dr Fauci

CEO of Patanjali Ayurved Acharya Balkrishna had claimed the patients treated by the said medicine have tested negative.

“We appointed a team of scientists after COVID-19 outbreak. Firstly, the simulation was done and compounds were identified which can fight the virus and stop its spread in the body. Then, we conducted a clinical case study on hundreds of positive patients and we have got 100 per cent favourable results,” Balkrishna told ANI, prior to the launch of coronil.