Remdesivir: There is good news for corona patients among the second major wave of coronavirus. The Central Government has given great relief to millions of patients of Covid-19. In fact, the government has cut the price of Remdesivir, useful in the treatment of corona, by about 50 percent.
7 Manufacturers of Remedisvir in the country
Recently, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said that there are seven manufacturers of Remedesivir in the country and their capacity is around 38.80 lakh units per month. According to the ministry, the Department of Pharmaceuticals is in touch with the domestic manufacturer to increase the production of the drug.
Sadanand Gowda said – Government is taking all steps to increase the production of Remedesvir,
Chemicals and Fertilizers Minister DV Sadanand Gowda said on Friday that the government is taking all steps to increase the production of Remedesivir so that its availability in the country can be increased. . He said that within the last five days, a total of 6.69 lakh remedies injection vials have been made available to various states and union territories.
Gowda had tweeted, “The government is taking all necessary steps to expand the production facilities of Remedesvir and to increase their capacity and availability.” In
In another tweet, Gowda said, “After the intervention of the government, Remedesvir The major manufacturer of Remedesvir has voluntarily reduced its price from Rs 5,400 to less than Rs 3,500 with effect from 15 April 2021. This will support Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s fight against Kovid-19. ”Gowda said that the Department of Pharmaceuticals and the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) are constantly monitoring the production of Remedesivir.