Denied the availability of drugs from new coronavirus

Chinese experts in traditional medicine on Saturday said the lack of currently of drugs 2019 coronavirus-nCoV. According to a member of the group of experts from Shanghai, Zhang Wei, the effectiveness of the drug Shuanghuanglian against a new type of virus has not been proven and its preventive effect doctors confirmed.

Zhang Wei urged people not to believe rumours and not to take Shuanghuanglian to contain the coronavirus, RIA Novosti reported.

“there is no such a tool, which could prevent infection by new type of coronavirus,” said a specialist in traditional Chinese medicine.

on Friday, Chinese media reported, citing scientists from the Shanghai pharmaceutical Institute and the Institute of Virology of Wuhan that Shuanghuanglian can helps from the virus. These messages caused a high demand pharmacy had sold more than five packs to one person.

the victims of the coronavirus in China were 259 people, ill almost 12 thousand. The world health organization says the outbreak an emergency situation of international importance.