Drug Meant for Treating Infertility in Women: Ramdev's Trust

Ramdev\'s Trust sought to clarify the \'Putrajeevak Beej\' controversy saying that the drug was meant for dealing with infertility problem in women.

Published: 03rd May 2015 07:04 PM  |   Last Updated: 03rd May 2015 07:04 PM   |  A+A-


HARIDWAR: Ramdev's Patanjali Yogpeeth Trust today sought to clarify the controversy over 'Putrajeevak Beej' medicine manufactured by the yoga guru-owned Divya Pharmacy, saying that the drug was meant for dealing with the problem of infertility in women and termed as "false and misleading" the notion that it promises a male child.

The trust in a statement said, "The idea that the medicine helps determine the sex of a child is false and misleading since it is consumed by women and as per science, male chromosomes determine the sex of a child."

The trust argued that the packaging of the medicine does not bear writings suggesting that the drug ensures birth of a male child.

"The packaging mentions that the 'Putrajeevak Beej' helps treating infertility and other related problems in women," the trust said in the statement.


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