Prime News, National, Health, Disease, Ayurveda, Medical Science, New Delhi, March 24:- The Ministry of AYUSH is conducting the world’s first multicentre phase-3 clinical trial examining the efficacy of Ayurveda in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
The clinical trial will be conducted in accordance with stringent International Council for Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Pharmaceuticals for Human Use – Good clinical practice guidelines.
The ministry said the trial is being closely monitored by Dr Daniel Erick Furst, a renowned rheumatologist at University of California, Los Angeles in the United States of America.
World-renowned rheumatologist Dr Edzard Ernst has endorsed the study as a model for future investigations on complementary and alternative medicine. (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)