May 14, 2021 04:09 PM
Lupine Ltd., one of the country’s leading pharmaceutical companies, is preparing to supply Covid-19drugs and vaccines on a large scale. To this end, efforts have been initiated for foreign partnerships. The Merck and Pfizer companies have Covid-19 drugs.
Lupine Ltd, We will try to bring them to the Indian market, ”said Lupine Ltd MD Nilesh Gupta. Covid-19 revealed that they are preparing their unit in Nagpur for the manufacture of the vaccine. ‘We are not in the process of making vaccines yet. But our unit in Nagpur is vacant. It can be prepared and used for making vaccines, ”.
They replied that their application for permission to manufacture the anti-viral drug Remdesivir was pending. He said he respects patent rights and is therefore willing to work with Gilead Sciences for a ‘voluntary license’ for the drug. Nilesh Gupta explained that they are increasing the production of steroid drugs in the wake of doctors prescribing various types of steroids for Covid-19 victims.
‘Baricitinib’ from MSN Labs
MSN Labs, Hyderabad, has entered into a ‘Voluntary Licensing’ agreement with Eli Lilly to manufacture Barisitinib tablets. Covid-19victims are being given baricitinib tablets in combination with the drug ‘Remdesivir’ for quick relief. Eli Lilly has also entered into an agreement with Torrent Pharma to manufacture and market the drug ‘Baricitinib’ in our country.