Homeopathy `no more effective than placebo`: Study

London: Researchers have suggested that homeopathy is no more effective than a placebo.

According to the Australia`s National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) review, conducted by medical experts` working committee, said that homeopathy did not affect a range of illnesses including asthma, arthritis, sleep disturbances, cold and flu and others, the Guardian reported.

The review for the 68 conditions - including the one that have been listed - said that homeopathy was no more effective than a placebo.

The report summarized that it wasn`t able to find any conclusive evidence for homeopath causing health improvements equal to those of another treatment.