- DRDO launches effective drug treatment for Kovid 2DG
- Defense Minister Rajnath Singh handed over the first shipment to Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
- 2DG is in powder form which can be dissolved in water like eno and ors.
2D, a drug highly effective in treating the Covid-19pandemic, will become available to the general public today. In a program developed by the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), this drug has been launched. Several dignitaries were present on this occasion, including Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan, AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria, DRDO scientist.
Another indigenous ‘weapon’ ready against Kovid
Addressing the program, the Health Minister said that this drug of DRDO will play an important role in the fight against the Covid-19epidemic, not only in the country. At the same time, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said that his ministry is working tirelessly in the fight against the corona virus, which will continue.
Dr. Reddy’s Lab is producing
The production of 2DG is being done by Dr. Reddy’s Lab, a leading pharmaceutical manufacturer of the country. This medicine is available in Sachet form. Just as you drink ORS or ENO dissolved in water, so will you be able to mix it with water. Two doses of this medicine may have to be given for 5 to 7 days for complete recovery of the kovid seeds. No formal announcement has been made yet about the price of this drug, but it is being said that a sachet will get between 2 and 500 rupees.
Defense Minister told the merits of 2DG
The Defense Minister said, “I was told that by its use people have recovered two and a half days faster than normal treatment. Also, the dependence on oxygen has been reduced by about 40%. Its powder form is also a big part of it. It is typical. People will be able to use it as ORS solution easily. ”
Most enjoyable day today: Harshvardhan
At the same time, the Health Minister expressed happiness, saying, “Today is the most enjoyable day for all of us in the month of May. We have been fighting the battle of Kovid for more than a year. Under the defense sector, this Our first indigenous drug, it has the full potential to reduce the outbreak of the Kovid virus from a scientific point of view. “