Seeing that Dr Cheney is pitching Artesunate/artemesins as therapy for CFS http://www.cheneyresearch.com/topic/xmrv
So there is little available in the peer reviewed literature on its efficacy as an anti-retroviral. I am just throwing this out there for the more adventurous/desparate among us to reflect on, in the same vein and in keeping with my previous Thalidomide and cough syrup postings.
The average composition of the liqueur as consumed in London where its use is on the increase is as follows:
Absolute alcohol 50.00%
Oil of wormwood .33%
Other essential oils 2.52%