Covid-19: ICMR drops plasma therapy from clinical protocol for patients

BL Internet Desk | Updated on May 18, 2021

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has dropped convalescent plasma therapy treatment for the Covid-19 patients from its newly revised guidelines.

The decision came after clinicians and scientists had raised concerns on the effectiveness of convalescent plasma therapy after ICMR had permitted off-label use of convalescent plasma to treat Covid-19 patients in their revised Covid treatment guidelines on April 22.

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Published on May 18, 2021

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