Tiryaq-E-Arba (A Poly Herbal Unani Formulation) in Fighting Against COVID-19 Like Conditions–Unani Perspective

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Year : 2021 | Volume : | Issue : 2 | Page : 31-37

    Mohd Furqan Ahmad Patel

  1. Nafisa Qibriya Khan

  2. Riyaz Shaikh

  3. Khan Nazma Mukhtar

  1. Assistant Professor, Dept. of Amraz-e-Atfal (Pediatric), ZVM Unani Medical College and Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra, India
  2. PG. Scholar, Dept. of Moalijat, Z.V.M. Unani Medical College and Hospital Pune, Maharashtra, India
  3. Associate Professor and HOD, Dept. of Tahaffuzi wa Samaji Tib (PSM), Iqra Unani Medical College, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India
  4. Associate Professor and HOD, Dept. of Ilmul Saidla wa Murakkabat, Iqra Unani Medical College, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India


Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a pandemic disease of modern time with unique and rapid transmission rate and affected almost all the nations without respecting any border. World Health Organization stated it is an infective disease and pandemic. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID- 19) which created in Wuhan, China, has now spread to 192 countries and organizational regions infecting nearly 800,000 persons of all ages as of 31 March 2020. In these most infected individuals who reveal minor symptoms like fever, upper respiratory tract symptoms, shortness of breath, and diarrhea. Severe cases of infection can lead to pneumonia, multiple organ failure, and death. Worldwide, at least 7900 deaths have been directly attributed to COVID-19, and this number is expected to rise with the ongoing epidemic. This is particularly crucial as the current outburst involves a new pathogen (SARS-CoV-2), on which limited knowledge happens of its infectivity and clinical profile. Research is going on therapeutic effectiveness of various agents including anti- malarial (Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine), antiviral drugs, and convalescent serum of recovered patients. Unani system of medicine is one of the old systems of medicine which is being discovered for providing preventive, sympathetic and rehabilitative care to patients. It has a detailed description of drugs that are used in many infectious diseases, including respiratory infections, gastrointestinal infections, etc. Immune response is necessary to eliminate virus and to stop disease development to severe stages. Therefore, it is very important to review the evidence about the preventive measures, control options such as immune-stimulator and prophylactic treatment in Unani medicine against COVID-19. This review precise various pharmacological actions of Unani formulation Tiryaq-e-Arba in unani texts and various stated pharmacological activities which can maybe provide prevention, control and decline of complications of this pandemic disease.

Keywords: Coronavirus Disease 2019, COVID–19, SARS-CoV-2, Wabai Marz, Tiryaq-e-Arba, Immune response, Unani system of medicine

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Regular Issue Open Access Article
Volume 10
Issue 2
Received June 7, 2021
Accepted July 5, 2021
Published August 25, 2021