Dr Rajesh Shah, MD (Hom) is a global homeopath, researcher, author and an academician. He is in the book of world records for treating patients from highest number of countries, the count is 180 countries.
He has been seriously working on New Drug Discovery since about two decades. He has worked on over 100 new homeopathic medicines, including those from biological sources such as HIV nosode, Hepatitis C nosode, Mycobacterium Tuberculosis nosode, Cancer nosode, Malaria nosode, and more. He has also conducted double-blind, placebo controlled Drug Provings, Clinical trials, experiments in animal models, plant models, as well as in-vitro studies, chick-embryo studies in collaboration with reputed institutions such as Haffkin Institute, ICT (UDCT), IIT-Bombay, Tata Memorial, Nair hospital, Mumbai University, etc.
He has introduced 17 step scientific method of development of new nosodes. He is working on revamping all major homeopathic nosodes. He is a recipient of Best Research paper award from AYUSH’s CCRH, by the hands of the Vice President of India.
He has also defined Force parameters for Standardization of Potentization.
His research papers on New Drug Discovery are published in peer-reviewed, international journals. He is an author of several books including My Experiences with Ferrum Metallicum, Phenomena and Facets, etc. He has conducted seminars and workshops for homeopathic and allopathic doctors in India, USA, England, Belgium, Holland, Greece, Sweden, Norway, Japan, Croatia, and other countries.
He is a member of CCRH’s following committees under the Ministry of AYUSH:
1. Executive Committee, 2. Drug Standardization Committee and 3. Drug Proving Committee
Dr Rajesh Shah is a founder director of Life Force Homeopathy, as chain of clinics in Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, etc. His websites are www.askdrshah.com and www.lifeforce.in. Dr Shah’s articles may be accessed at https://www.askdrshah.com/Dr_Shah_peer_reviewed_articles.aspx
This paper presents Dr. Shah’s views on scientific efficacy of Nosodes in earlier epidemics and pandemics. The author concludes that evidence of homeopathy as anti-viral, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial in cell-lines, animals and human models are enough clues for exploration of common homeopathic anti-microbial medicines.