Exported Medicines

Month: April 2020

Panitumumab

Panitumumab

Panitumumab is used to treat colorectal cancer. This is a type of medicine called humanised monoclonal antibody that binds to a certain protein (epidermal growth factor receptor-EGFR). Panitumumab helps stops or slows the growth of cancer cells. Colorectal cancer starts in the colon or the rectum. Cancer starts when cells in the body start to g ...

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Ustekinumab Injection

Ustekinumab Injection

Ustekinumab is a type of medicine called a human monoclonal antibody. This is used to treat moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. This drug suppresses the part of the immune system and modifies the process of inflammation. Psoriasis causes cells to build up rapidly on the surface of the skin. This skin condition speeds up the life cycle of skin cel ...

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Lopinavir-Ritonavir for COVID-19

Lopinavir-Ritonavir for COVID-19

What is COVID-19? COVID-19 is a serious infectious disease outbreak that has spread worldwide. It is part of a family of viruses called coronaviruses that infect both animals and people. This particular one originated in China in late 2019, in the city of Wuhan. In the past two decades coronavirus outbreaks have caused global concern. It includes o ...

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Remdesivir as COVID-19 Medication

Remdesivir  as COVID-19 Medication

There is a review of potential COVID-19 medication revealed to be one of the most effective drug that targets directly the virus. According to the researchers, the disease is easily transmissible because Spike (S) proteins on the surface of the virus binds exceptionally. It binds efficiently to the angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) on the surf ...

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The Effectiveness of Anti-flu Drug – Favipiravir

The Effectiveness of Anti-flu Drug – Favipiravir

Trials in China have suggestes that Favipiravir could play a role in shortening the recovery time for patients infected with the new disease called Coronavirus Disease 2019. This disease is also known as COVID-19 where it was first identified in Wuhan, China in late 2019 month of December. This disease is spread from person to person. It may be thr ...

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