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Should mild F0 be used antiviral drugs? – VnExpress

I’m alone, just got Covid-19, have a cough, should I take antiretroviral drugs? Ask your doctor for further advice. (Minh Long, 20 years old) Readers submit questions here Reply: Hello! Each F0 will have different symptoms, different background conditions, so no prescription is the same. However, the antiviral drug Molnupiravir can provide rapid symptom relief […]

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The Ministry of Health “fixes” the lowest price of molnupiravir at VND 8,675 a pill

On February 23, the Drug Administration of Vietnam, the Ministry of Health, announced the selling price of three Vietnamese-made molnupiravir drugs, the lowest price was 8,675 VND/tablet. Answer VnExpress, a representative of the Drug Administration of Vietnam confirmed the information and said that this is a routine activity on drug prices. Information on drug prices […]

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Merck says molnupiravir is effective against Omicron

Merck pharmaceutical company on January 28 said that the antiviral drug molnupiravir is effective in treating people infected with the Omicron variant. In clinical studies, scientists evaluated the activity of molnupiravir and other antiviral drugs. The results showed that the drug has “antiviral activity against Omicron”, which helps to expand the arsenal against Covid-19. The […]

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Preparing to license the circulation of 3 drugs molnupiravir in Vietnam

At the meeting, the Council carefully and carefully considered the appraisal opinions of the specialized subcommittees, leading experts in the field of quality standards, preparation, clinical pharmacology and agreed on the topic. The Ministry of Health has issued a conditional circulation registration certificate for 3 drugs containing the active ingredient molnupiravir. Currently, the Ministry of […]

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Expert: ‘Covid-19 drugs are a backup weapon for vaccines’

International experts hope the community understands the “prevention is better than cure” rule, stating that Covid-19 treatment drugs are only a preventive weapon for vaccines, not a “silver bullet” to repel the disease. A year after the Covid-19 vaccine offered hope to end the pandemic, scientists announced the results of testing two potential antiviral tablets, […]