RTI Radio Taiwan InternationalRTI Radio Taiwan InternationalTraditional medicine fighting COVID-19

  • 29 May, 2021

The race to develop treatments for COVID-19 has involved cutting-edge techniques and expensive research. In Taiwan, though, some believe they’ve found a much simpler way, using just ten medicinal herbs. The results of trials suggest that traditional Chinese medicine has something to contribute to the fight against COVID-19. Professor Shih Chun-chuan was part of the team that reviewed this herbal remedy’s effectiveness. He joins us today for an overview of how this medicine was developed and what’s in it