Remdesivir Drugs: Remdesvir is used in the treatment of severe corona patients. But there is a shortage of this medicine across the country. Due to deficiency, black marketing of this drug is also being done in many places.
Demand for Corona’s antiviral drug remadecivir is increasing at a very fast pace, but there is a huge shortage of this drug across the country. In such a situation, the Jharkhand government has approached some of the pharma companies in Bangladesh for import of Remedesvir. Chief Minister Hemant Soren has told that the state government has sought the permission of the Center to buy these medicines from abroad.
Hemant Soren wrote in his tweet, “In view of the increasing case of corona infection in Jharkhand, the need for rhamdasevir medicine is being felt on a large scale. For emergency use, we approached pharma companies in Bangladesh to purchase around 50,000 vials. I have written to Union Minister DV Sadanand Gowda Ji, asking for permission to import this medicine as soon as possible. “
Let me tell you, the drug Remedacevir is proving effective for the treatment of corona infected patient. There is a shortage of this medicine across the country. Due to deficiency, black marketing of this drug is also being done in many places.
Pharmaceutical companies reduce the price of remadecivir injection on government intervention
Recently, the NPPA said on Saturday that after the intervention of the government, the pharmaceutical companies have reduced the price of Remedisvir Injection which is used to treat Kovid-19 patients. Pharmaceutical companies Cadila Healthcare, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories and Cipla have reduced the prices of their own brand of Remedesivir Injection (100 mg vial).
Union Chemicals and Fertilizers Minister Sadanand Gowda has expressed happiness over the steps taken by the pharmaceutical companies. In a tweet, he said, “It is a great relief for the people in this critical time. After the intervention of the government, the price of Remedesvir has come down. I thank the pharmaceutical companies that they have given Prime Minister Modi’s Kovid-19’s Supported in the ongoing fight against. ” Dr. Reddy’s Lab of Hyderabad sells this drug under the name Radix. He has reduced the price from Rs 5,400 to Rs 2700. Similarly, Cipla’s drug cipremi has now become Rs 3,000. It used to be 4,000 earlier.