It has the approval of Director General Health Services and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
This has come after a study by Experts of "Genus Epidemicus" (Common symptoms of suffering patients vis a vis the repetorised drug). In this study Arsenic alba covered 80% of the symptoms.
Regarding exploring the scope of Homeopathy, homeopathic medicines in H1N1 virus (swine flu) prevention and treatment, Dr. Anil Singhal, MD (Homeo), a homeopathic physician and consultant in Gurgaon, near New Delhi proposed guidelines related to:
- prevention (a genus epidemicus with symptoms from H1N1 patients)
- prevention with nosode (prepare H1N1 influenzinum)
- post influenza treatment (follow-ups to note any effects, and to prevent any chronicity as per miasm theory), and other similar aspects.
"In the second week of August, I suggested Arsenic alba homeopathic remedy as a prophylactic homeopathic medicine for H1N1 flu. With some of my views on H1N1, I believe, we all can work together to make this world H1N1 free" says Dr. Anil Singhal, MD(Hom.), visiting faculty to Nehru Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital, New Delhi, Dr. B. R. Sur Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital, New Delhi, and Bakson Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital, Greater Noida.