The 8th Day Therapy for COVID-19

The 8th Day Therapy for COVID-19

The “8th Day Therapy” concept developed by Dr Shankara Chetty from South Africa, has treated some 4,000 COVID-19 patients and has studied at the same time the pathogenesis of the disease and fine-tuned his treatments. 

Also consider the protocol recommended by Dr Urso to deal with the Delta Variant.


NEW: Here is an article by 4 authors presenting the rationale and content of Dr Chetty’s 8th day therapy. Included as supplementary material to this article is a one-pager featuring Dr Chetty’s treatment protocol.

The present article starts with an introduction, to put into context the importance of Dr Chetty’s findings. It then presents transcripts from parts of the webinar we had on April 30 with him, Dr Ira Bernstein and Dr Peter McCullough. The quoted material is about a) how to treat the disease; b) how to risk stratify; c) how this approach could help India; d) how to avoid Long COVID. You are of course invited to watch the full webinar, which can be found at the link at the bottom of the article.

Dr Shankara Chetty is a Family General Medical Practitioner in South-Africa. He has a considerable experience with the outpatient treatment of COVID-19. He holds a degree in medicine and surgery and also has advanced education in genetics, advanced biology, biochemistry and microbiology. 


When it comes to outpatient treatment for COVID-19, the bulk of the attention has been given to date to the viral phase of the disease, and to treatment within say 3 days of the first symptoms. Many of the best known early treatment protocols combine drugs and supplements with