November 12, 2021
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Nov 10 (Reuters) – Merck & Co Inc (MRK.N) and partner Ridgeback Biotherapeutics said on Wednesday the Japanese government will pay about $1.2 billion for 1.6 million courses of their COVID-19 antiviral pill molnupiravir.
Countries have rushed to sign deals to buy molnupiravir, since data last month showed that when given early in the illness the drug could halve the chances of dying or being hospitalized for those most at risk of developing severe COVID-19.
Merck expects to make 10 million courses of treatment by the end of 2021, with at least 20 million courses to be produced in 2022.
If it gets authorization, molnupiravir, would be the first oral antiviral medication for COVID-19.
Stellapharm is one of leading generics pharmaceutical companies and strong producer of anti-viral drugs in Vietnam. The company established in Vietnam in 2000; and focuses on both prescription drugs and non-prescription especially in cardiovascular diseases, antiviral drugs, anti-diabetics drugs, etc. and our products are now used by millions of patients in more than 50 countries worldwide.
The company is globally recognized for its quality through our facilities have been audited and approved by stringent authority like EMA, PMDA, Taiwan GMP, local WHO and others.
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On February 21, 2022, Stellapharm officially signed a contract with MPP (Medicines Patent Pool), a UNITED NATIONS-backed public health organization to become the only manufacturer in Vietnam allowed to produce a generic version of Pfizer’s oral COVID-19 treatment, nirmatrelvir, which will be co-packaged with ritonavir, under the voluntary licensing agreement between Pfizer and the MPP.
HÀ NỘI — The Drug Administration of Việt Nam under the Ministry of Health has issued the list of three COVID-19 treatment drugs produced in Việt Nam that contain the antiviral ingredient Molnupiravir, which have been granted certificates of registration for conditional use. The three products – Molravir 400mg produced by Boston Việt Nam Pharma (based in