In Central America will discuss the delivery of Russian drug "Aviewer"

The theme of Russian supplies of the antiviral drug "Aviewer" in Central America will be discussed in the framework of the Council of health Ministers of the six member countries of the Central American integration system, said RIA Novosti at the Russian Embassy in Nicaragua.

In SICA included Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama, the Council of Ministers of health is the standing body coordinating agencies in the countries of the system.

The Russian direct investment Fund on July 10 presented in Guatemala for Latin America and the Caribbean the drug against the coronavirus, "Avidavit". According to the head of the Fund Kirill Dmitriev, Brazil and the countries of the region, where the epidemic COVID-19 is one of the most active, will be the first to receive the drug.

"Aviewer" may 29, received a registration certificate of Ministry of health of Russia and became the world's first drug against the coronavirus that contains active substance favipiravir, and on 3 June was included in the list of methodological recommendations for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of new coronavirus infection. "Aviewer" has proven its effectiveness in clinical trials and blocking mechanisms for the propagation of the coronavirus.

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