« Traditional Medicine, of proven quality, safety, and efficacy, contributes to the goal of ensuring that all people have access to care » and « will help health care leaders to develop solutions that contribute to a broader vision of improved health and patient autonomy»
WHO Traditional Medicine Strategy 2014-2023
Medical and legal perspectives
Artemisia annua and afra infusions have been used for centuries in China and Africa to treat parasitic diseases.
We are committed to accelerating their recognition in the provision of care for the most deprived populations.
La Maison de l’Artemisia association strongly advises against the use of Artemisia herbal tea for all travellers from countries where malaria is not endemic and who have access to medication currently recommended by the WHO.
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Artemisia annua L. extracts prevent in vitro replication of SARS-CoV-2
SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) globally has infected and killed millions of people. Besides remdesivir, there are no approved small molecule-based therapeutics. Here we show that extracts of the medicinal plant, Artemisia annua L., which produces the antimalarial drug artemisinin, prevents SARS-CoV-2 replica...
Extract of medicinal plant Artemisia annua interferes with replication of SARS-CoV-2 in vitro
Researchers in the United States have shown that extracts of an aromatic herb called Artemisia annua inhibit the replication of severe acute respiratory coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) – the agent responsible for the current coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
The agronomist in Musigati in Bubanza province, Burundi, swears by Artemisia. He was very ill and now he no longer has malaria.