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The Russian Ministry of health called three drugs for the treatment of coronavirus, commonly used for HIV, hepatitis C and multiple sclerosis. This was reported on the website of the Department.
Doctors offered to treat coronavirus drugs Ribavirin, recombinant interferon beta lb and Lopinavir/Ritonavir. The first drug used for the treatment of hepatitis C, the second reduces the frequency and severity of exacerbations of multiple sclerosis, the latest medication used in the treatment of HIV.
On 29 January, President Vladimir Putin held a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, Minister of health Michael Murashko and head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova — they discussed measures to prevent diseases in Russia. The Russian leader said that the authorities are doing everything possible to ensure that challenges facing them surprises were not surprises to the citizens of the country.
The virus has infected more than six thousand people, at least 132 have died from the resulting pneumonia, and 110 was able to heal completely. Experts believe that the new Chinese virus can appear in Russia in mid-February 2020. The risk of its occurrence is estimated as high. In addition to China, the coronavirus was identified in 15 countries.
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