We are going through some challenges as Coronavirus spreads all over the world.It makes sense for us to be braced and have knowledge on best approaches to help our body fight the virus, in case it will be needed. We put together several informations and research content about supplements that can help fighting virus infections for you.

What is the Scutellaria baicalensis?

The “Chinese skullcap”, that’s how the people in the country call the plant. Scutellaria baicalensis has been used as a medical plant in china for thousands of years. You can get the plant as food supplement at pretty cheap prices. The “Chinese Skullcap” has also been used for treating cancer (Ref.) There is also a use for the plant in exhibiting biological activities like supporting antibacterial, antiviral and/or anti-inflammatory process (Ref.).

The Potential of the Plant:

Scutellaria baicalensis extracts are known for having antiviral activity (Ref.) ,especially against SARS and coronavirus (Ref.)

“Baicalin” which is a glycoside from the Scutellaria Baicalensis blocks viral infections and decreases inflammatory cell infiltration and lung damage (Ref.)

How to apply/dose:

Usually Baicalin extract comes in capsules or in powder and 3g/day are the recommended dose.