Author(s): Smitha Sammith Shetty, Vignesh Kamath, Shibani Shetty, Swapna Bettanapalya Venkatesh

Email(s): swapna.bv@manipal.edu

DOI: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00156   

Address: Smitha Sammith Shetty1, Vignesh Kamath2, Shibani Shetty3, Swapna Bettanapalya Venkatesh4
1Associate Professor, Department of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, Melaka Manipal Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal-576104, Karnataka.
2Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthodontics, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka.
3Reader, Department of Oral Pathology, M.R Ambedkar Dental College and Hospital Bangalore- 560005, Karnataka.
4Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal-576104, Karnataka.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 15,      Issue - 2,     Year - 2022


ABSTRACT:
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a new evolving infectious disease characterized as atypical pneumonia caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome-coronavirus-2(SARS-CoV-2). It was first seen in Wuhan, China, and later spread across the globe led to a worldwide pandemic affecting millions of people. The usual manifestations of COVID-19 include cough, sore throat, fever, dyspnoea, and fatigue with exposure recently. Most of COVID-19 patients may have mild or moderate disease, whereas severe to life-threatening disease course is seen in 5–10% of the patients. Several clinical trials are presently trying to find the most effective drug or combination of the drugs for this disease. This article aims to discuss the treatment strategies in different forms of medicine that are being used for COVID-19 patients and review the literature available.


Cite this article:
Smitha Sammith Shetty, Vignesh Kamath, Shibani Shetty, Swapna Bettanapalya Venkatesh. An Overview on Treatment Strategies by Allopathic and Alternative Forms of Medicines in Management of COVID -19. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2022; 15(2):935-0. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00156

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Smitha Sammith Shetty, Vignesh Kamath, Shibani Shetty, Swapna Bettanapalya Venkatesh. An Overview on Treatment Strategies by Allopathic and Alternative Forms of Medicines in Management of COVID -19. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2022; 15(2):935-0. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00156   Available on: https://rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2022-15-2-76


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