Monday, June 14, 2021

Govt issues licenses to 5 more companies for production of Liposomal Amphotericin B injections to deal with Mucormycosis

Union Government is doing everything possible to increase availability of Liposomal Amphotericin B injections to deal with Mucormycosis. To augment production, the Government has given licenses to five more companies that can make this drug. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had instructed officials to get this drug from anywhere it is available in the world.

AIR correspondent reports, Indian missions across the world have been involved in securing supplies of this drug. It has been achieved with help of Gilead Sciences in USA. Gilead Sciences is working on expediting the supply of AmBisome to India through Mylan. Over 121,000 vials have so far reached India. Another 85,000 vials are on the way. The company is likely to supply one million doses of AmBisome to India through Mylan.

- Advertisement -
Latest news

Ladakh declared Open Defecation Free UT in India

The Union Territory of Ladakh has been declared Open Defecation Free UT in India under the First Phase of Swachh Bharat Mission. This was stated...

ASI to re-open monuments, sites and museums from June 16

All Centrally-protected monuments, sites and museums in the country under Archaeological Survey of India, ASI, will be opened from this Wednesday. In an order...

National award winning film actor Sanchari Vijay passes away

National award winning Kannada film actor Sanchari Vijay, who was undergoing treatment in a private hospital in Bengaluru, passed away today. The 38-year old...

Maharashtra govt formulating COVID guidelines ahead of Ashadi Ekadashi

With Maharashtra’s one of the biggest religious gatherings due for next month on the occasion of Ashadi Ekadashi, the state is contemplating on formulating...
Related news

Ladakh declared Open Defecation Free UT in India

The Union Territory of Ladakh has been declared Open Defecation Free UT in India under the First Phase of Swachh Bharat Mission. This was stated...

ASI to re-open monuments, sites and museums from June 16

All Centrally-protected monuments, sites and museums in the country under Archaeological Survey of India, ASI, will be opened from this Wednesday. In an order...

National award winning film actor Sanchari Vijay passes away

National award winning Kannada film actor Sanchari Vijay, who was undergoing treatment in a private hospital in Bengaluru, passed away today. The 38-year old...

Maharashtra govt formulating COVID guidelines ahead of Ashadi Ekadashi

With Maharashtra’s one of the biggest religious gatherings due for next month on the occasion of Ashadi Ekadashi, the state is contemplating on formulating...