The Ministry of health will evaluate the effectiveness of the drug “Frisium”, for the purchase of which detained two mothers of seriously ill children, reports TASS.
“On behalf of the Minister of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova Russian antiepileptic League prepares an expert conclusion about possibility of replacement of this drug combinations of registered drugs”, — stated in the message Department.
In addition, the Department stated that in 2019 was “implemented a range of measures to improve the availability of antiepileptic drugs”.
According to “Interfax”, the Commissioner for children’s rights in Moscow Evgeny Bunimovich asked the country’s leadership to resolve the situation with the receipt of unregistered medicines for seriously ill children. He also said that he appealed to the head of the Investigative Committee in Moscow that the criminal case against the mother was dismissed.
Earlier, another Russian woman was arrested for buying the drug “Frisium” via the Internet. The medicine took her to suffer from epileptic son. Later have detained the house raided, was prosecuted, tomorrow it will be transferred to the Main investigation Department.
16 July in Moscow at the post office detained the mother of a terminally ill child Elena Bogolyubov, when she took the package with “Frisionum”. Its kept in office for seven hours, threatening with criminal charges of smuggling psychotropic substances. The interior Ministry stated that Agency staff was not involved in the arrest. Later it turned out that it was customs officers. Later on at customs headquarters explained that during the arrest the woman was asked to show supporting documents, but among them was not a prescription or recommendation from a doctor. The case against the Russians, was not initiated.
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