Russia has finally approved the first drug to treat COVID-19. And has become the first country to officially announce a COVID-19 vaccine with an efficiency of over 90%. But it looks like the other countries are not coordinating as they do not trust the vaccine yet. The Russian president has even confirmed that he will be taking the drug once it is available to him. Check out everything you need to know about it.
Russia has approved R Pharm’s Conronavir Drug for mild Covid 19 patients. Russia confirmed that they will start the usage of the drug in the coming month. Where a few countries have shown support to Russia others have not been so corporate. The WHOS still searching and acknowledging the drug trying to understand if it has the potential to treat people or not.
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Coronavir isn’t the only drug that got approval recently but another potential drug SputnikV is also lined up. The officials of the country confirm that they will be taking SputnikV once it is available to them. The makers of the drug even confirm that it has the potential to treat people to large extent. And the countrymen are expecting WHO to approve of it. On the other hand. Several other countries like China Japan and et cetera are still confused about whether the drugs have enough potential or not.
The drug was first approved for in-hospital use in July 2020. However, when a considerable amount of effect was seen in the patient it got approved by a higher level of government as well. Several other countries have even tied up with Russia for the import of their drug. However, there is no confirmation from the WHO yet but we can expect the drug to be approved as several levels of health ministry have approved it already. Stay tuned with us for more details about your favorite TV show and celebrity.