The Donation of Avigan Drug made in Japan to the Republic of Armenia


JULY 23, 2020 12:06

YEREVAN, JULY 23, ARMENPRESS։ As the final drug for the treatment of COVID-19 hasn’t been found yet, many countries of the world already apply the drugs, which exist in order to prevent the increase in mortality by means of suppressing the reproduction of the virus. At the moment avigan (favipiravir) is one of these samples, which has provoked active interest. At the request of Armenia, on July 23 Japan has made a donation of avigan drugs, which can be used for nearly 100 patents.

It is expected that the drugs will be more efficiently used by the Armenian medical specialists and it will contribute to further progress of COVID-19 clinical research thuscontributing to the recovery of more patients.

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translated from Armenian into English by M.Vardanyan