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3L Remdesivir, Other Foreign Medical Aid Dispatched To States: Govt

Global aid comprising of over 6,000 Oxygen concentrators, cylinders, generation plants and more than three lakh Remdesivir vials have been dispatched to states and UTs in their fight against Covid-19, Union Health Ministry said on Monday.

Fake Drug Rackets On The Prowl In Rural Areas; Cheap Antibiotics Sold As Remdesivir
Fake Drug Rackets On The Prowl In Rural Areas; Cheap Antibiotics Sold As Remdesivir

New Delhi: Beware of fake life-saving drugs. Instead of Remdesivir, which is required for critically ill Covid patients, similar-looking vials of Monocef or Zetri, a low-cost antibiotic injection, are being…

Remdesivir Production Will Be Up From 38.80 Lakh Units/Month To 74 Lakh Units/Month By May: MHA
Remdesivir Production Increased To 1.05 Cr Vials A Month: Mandaviya

New Delhi: The production of Remdesivir has gone up nearly three times to 1.05 crore vials per month as the government works hard to enhance the availability of the antiviral…

Health Ministry Issues Revised Guidelines For Home Isolation, Warns Against Remdesivir Use
Health Ministry Issues Revised Guidelines For Home Isolation, Warns Against Remdesivir Use

New Delhi: The decision to administer Remdesivir or use any other investigational therapy must be taken by a medical professional and the drug must be administered only in a hospital…

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Covid Second Wave: Shortage Of ‘Remdesivir’ In Odisha, Says Drugs Controller

Bhubaneswar: After several states, Odisha is now facing a shortage of Remdesivir injection used in the treatment for COVID-19. Admitting the scarcity in the stocks of the essential medicine, Drugs…

Remdesivir Production Will Be Up From 38.80 Lakh Units/Month To 74 Lakh Units/Month By May: MHA
Remdesivir Production Will Be Up From 38.80 Lakh Units/Month To 74 Lakh Units/Month By May: MHA

New Delhi: The Union home ministry said several steps have been taken to augment the production and supply of Remdesivir injections from 38.80 lakh units per month to 74 lakh…

COVID19: Pharma Firms Ramping Production Of Remdesivir To Meet Demand
Centre Allocates Remdesivir Supply To 19 States Including Odisha With High Covid Burden

New Delhi: Addressing shortages of Remdesivir in certain regions of the country, the Central government on Wednesday made interim allocation of the key anti-viral drug for 19 states/Union Territories for…

COVID19 Vaccine: Govt Waives Import Duty On Remdesivir, Its APIs
COVID19 Vaccine: Govt Waives Import Duty On Remdesivir, Its APIs

New Delhi: Amid surging COVID-19 cases in the country, the government on Tuesday waived customs duty on Remdesivir, its raw materials and other components used to make the antiviral drug.…

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Remdesivir Production Adequate, Export Banned Precautionary: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah has said that the production of the life saving drug Remdesivir is ‘adequate’ and as a precautionary measure its export has been banned.…

Covaxin Production To Increase 10 Times By September: Union Health Minister
Covaxin Production To Increase 10 Times By September: Union Health Minister

New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said there will be a 10 times rise in Covaxin vaccine production by September while manufacture of remdesivir jabs, an anti-viral…