H7N9, China: Injected drug Peramivir approved for treatment of birdflu patients
2013 04 07, 2010 01:21
According to Xinhua News Agency, the State Food and Drug Administration of the 6th, the anti-flu drug peramivir sodium chloride injection to get accelerated approval by.
Peramivir is a new type of antiviral drugs for influenza, is a neuraminidase inhibitor, existing data from clinical trials to prove its influenza A and B.
According to the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, H7N9 is a subtype of the influenza A virus, preliminary test results show that neuraminidase inhibitors may work the virus.