Drug agency FDC Ltd on Tuesday mentioned it has launched two variants of the COVID-19 drug Favipiravir below the model names PiFLU and Favenza. The Drug Controller Basic of India (DCGI) had earlier authorised the usage of Favipiravir, an off-patent, oral antiviral drug that has been proven to quicken scientific restoration in COVID-19 sufferers with gentle to reasonable signs, FDC mentioned in a press release.
“Early prognosis and therapy will assist in arresting the deteriorating situation of sufferers, and we will probably be working with the federal government and healthcare fraternity to make Favenza and PiFLU obtainable throughout the nation” FDC spokesperson Mayank Tikkha mentioned.
Each the merchandise are at present obtainable throughout the nation, the corporate mentioned.
The value per pill is Rs 55 for each the variants, it added.
Shares of FDC Ltd closed at Rs 317.50 per scrip on BSE, down 1.17 per cent over earlier shut.
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