‘Health Illiterate’: Doctor SLAMS Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Actress REACTS Strongly

The Liver Doc criticized actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu for recommending the use of a nebulizer with a mixture of hydrogen peroxide and distilled water.

Samantha Ruth Prabhu stirred controversy by promoting an alternative treatment for viral infections on Instagram. She shared a now-deleted photo using a nebulizer with hydrogen peroxide and distilled water instead of traditional medicine. Dr. Cyriac Abby Philips, known as The Liver Doc, criticized her, calling her “health and science illiterate” and warned that nebulizing with hydrogen peroxide is dangerous, suggesting fines and legal consequences for promoting such methods.

The Liver Doc SLAMS Samantha Ruth Prabhu

Slamming the actress the doctor wrote, “Influential Indian actress Samantha Ruth who is unfortunately a health and science illiterate advising millions of her followers to inhale hydrogen-peroxide to prevent and treat respiratory viral infections. Scientific society, The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, warned people to not nebulize and breathe in hydrogen peroxide because it is dangerous for health. In a rational and scientifically progressive society, this woman will be charged with endangering public health and fined or put behind bars. She needs help or a better advisor in her team. Will India’s Health Ministry or any health regulatory body do something about these social media health influencers damaging public health or will they remain spineless and let people die?”

Samantha Ruth Prabhu Reacts To Dr. Cyriac Abby Philips Statement

The day after Dr. Cyriac Abby Philips criticized her, Samantha Ruth Prabhu expressed disappointment over his remarks. In a lengthy Instagram post, Samantha clarified that her suggestion was well-intentioned, based on personal experience, and recommended by a highly qualified MD doctor with 25 years at DRDO.

Without naming Philips, she noted his response was overly aggressive, especially his suggestion of jail time. Samantha was disheartened by his harsh criticism despite her effort to share helpful advice.

Samantha suggested that The Liver Doc could have approached the situation more politely by requesting a discussion with her doctor. She mentioned that she would have appreciated the chance to learn from both qualified experts. Check out her post here!

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