From the Spring Festival to production and work resumption now, COVID-19 has swept over China for more than a month. While ordinary people were staying home to prevent the disease, some nurses and doctors from all over the country were ordered to go to Hubei to protect the health of everyone.
In order to fight against the epidemic, on February 27, the first batch of 50,000 copies of "Influenza Virus Preventive Chinese Medicine" jointly produced by GPHL’s Wanglaoji and Caizhilin under the guidance of Guangdong Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, were donated to Guangdong traditional Chinese medical team, Hubei Provincial Hospital of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine and Leishenshan Hospital in Wuhan. The donation ceremony was held in Guangdong Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital.
Li Chuyuan, secretary of the party committee and chairman of GPHL, made the donation on behalf of GPHL. Chen Dacan, president of Guangdong Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, accepted the donation on behalf of Guangdong Traditional Chinese Medical Team.
Keep to the right direction and make constant innovation to donate 50000 copies of preventive medicine to Wuhan
The "Influenza Virus Preventive Chinese Medicine" jointly donated by Guangdong Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, Wanglaoji and Caizhilin, was developed by the expert team led by Professor Yang Zhimin, a famous TCM doctor in Guangdong Province and vice-president of Guangdong Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital. It has been upgraded into “No.1 Preventive Medicine" and "No.2 Preventive Medicine" with the effect of eliminating dampness, invigorating stomach, and relieving sore throat based on the concept of health care and flu prevention according to the clinical characteristics of the recent epidemic virus and the physique of people in Lingnan.
The preventive medicine can help two major groups of people prevent COVID-19 and influenza. The first batch of 50,000 copies of preventive medicine will be donated to Guangdong traditional Chinese medical team, Hubei Provincial Hospital of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine and Leishenshan Hospital in Wuhan.
"Influenza Virus Preventive Chinese Medicine "
Li Chuyuan revealed at the donation ceremony that after the outbreak of the epidemic, GPHL, as the storage unit of the pharmaceutical equipment and disease prevention and control materials of Guangdong Province and Guangzhou City, made its promise not to raise price or stop production, and to ensure product quality and public welfare.dical staff healthy so that they would work harder in the fight against the epidemic. He added that GPHL would continue to carry out its mission and cooperate with frontline medical staff to win this battle against the epidemic.
Guangdong’s Traditional Chinese Medicine Promotes Anti-epidemic Treatment
In the face of the severe COVID-19 epidemic, people pay more and more attention to the role and advantages of traditional Chinese medicine in the treatment. Guangdong Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital is one of the first high-level hospitals in Guangdong Province and has accumulated rich experience in the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases.
In the prevention and control of the epidemic, Zhang Zhongde, member of the hospital’s Party committee and vice president, served as deputy head of the national expert group on traditional Chinese medicine and led 78 medical personnel in the frontline of Wuhan. The team he led gave full play to the characteristics and advantages of traditional Chinese medicine in epidemic prevention and control, and has achieved good results, which was fully acknowledged by Hubei provincial government and Wuhan municipal government.
It is not the first time in history that herbal tea prescriptions have been used to prevent and treat epidemic. During the Daoguang years of the Qing Dynasty, a plague was prevalent in Lingnan region. Wang Zebang, founder of Wanglaoji, boiled honeysuckle and other Chinese herbal medicines into herbal tea to help people prevent and recover from the plague. Traditional Chinese medicine culture, represented by herbal tea, has been proved through thousands of years as playing a certain role in maintaining health.
As a matter of fact, when the epidemic just broke out, GPHL assumed its corporate social responsibility and has continuously provided strong support for the fight against the epidemic with its advantages in traditional Chinese medicine and the herbal tea products it produces.
On January 27, GPHL donated medicines, protective equipment and other urgently needed materials worth RMB 1.2 million to Hubei, Guangdong and other provinces through Guangdong Red Cross. At the same time, it took charge of the sales of masks in offline stores and the implementation of the reservation and purchase of masks though the "Sui Kang" mini-program on WeChat, to build an "invisible supply line" for epidemic prevention and control in Guangzhou city and Guangdong province.
On February 25, drugs such as chloroquine phosphate tablets produced by GPHL were delivered to Guangdong Zhong Nanshan Medical Foundation and would then be donated by the Foundation to confirmed COVID-19 patients in Guangdong Province and Jingzhou City of Hubei Province to help them recover as soon as possible.
GPHL donated urgently needed materials worth RMB 1.2 million to Hubei, Guangdong and other provinces through Guangdong Red Cross.
At this moment, 50,000 copies of "Influenza Virus Preventive Chinese Medicine", which embodies the 1000-year culture of traditional Chinese medicine and the determination of GPHL to fight the epidemic together with other parties, are being sent to the frontline in Hubei to help nurses and doctors there fight the epidemic.
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