A database that tracks dubious medical claims.
Claim number: 74
Claim date: Aug. 24, 2012
Brand name: Immutides
Forum in which the claim was made: Website
Claim methodology: Micronutrients
Frequency with which the claim is made by this claimant: Frequent
Actual claim: Treats AIDS
Plausibility of this claim: Untested and implausible
Microbasics sells an untested treatment for HIV that they call Immutides.
Disturbingly, the company's website claims, "At the start of 2012 MicroBasics introduced Immutides to four Orphanages in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Immutides."