Alternative medicines spruiked for coronavirus 'protection'

One clinic in Sydney is already selling its 'anti-virus drink'

Patients have been turning to traditional Chinese medicine for protection against coronavirus as the panic around the virus continues to spread.

Herbal medicine

A traditional Chinese medicine clinic in Sydney says it has begun advertising “anti-virus drinks”, after regular patients concerned about the outbreak began to request formulas to help their immunity. 

The Sydney Ming Yi Tang TCM Centre, which offers herbal medicine, acupuncture and cupping therapy, launched their herbal concoction last week.