Remdesivir To Be Manufactured By Pakistani Company Now

The very famous drug, Remdidivir which is being used on internationally to treat the novel Coronavirus in next 8 weeks. This announcement has been made by Dr Zafar Mirza. “American company Gilead has manufactured this drug and it has proven effective in treating coronavirus patients,” he said during a press conference. “It is said that […] The post Remdesivir To Be Manufactured By Pakistani Company Now appeared first on Nation Bytes.

Remdesivir To Be Manufactured By Pakistani Company Now

The very famous drug, Remdidivir which is being used on internationally to treat the novel Coronavirus in next 8 weeks. This announcement has been made by Dr Zafar Mirza.

“American company Gilead has manufactured this drug and it has proven effective in treating coronavirus patients,” he said during a press conference. “It is said that the use of the drug has reduced the intensity of the virus by 30%.”

Dr Mirza said that five companies in the world had been granted the license to manufacture the drug. “Among the five companies [granted the license to manufacture the drug] one of them is a Pakistani company,” he said, referring to it as a “breakthrough news”.

It will take 6 to 8 weeks forthe drug to get regestired and then it will be available to treat COVID-19 in Pakistan.

“It will not only be available for patients in Pakistan but the plan is to export this drug to 127 countries,” he said. “Pakistan will be among three countries in the world to produce and export this to 127 countries. This is a big breakthrough and this is big news for coronavirus patients in Pakistan, who are increasing by the day and are expected to increase more.”

The compnay which is manufacturing the drug is Ferozsons Laboratories Limited and the company to aims to sell it at lowest cost possible as revealed by the  CEO of the company, Osman Khalid Waheed

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