For safety reasons, Eli Lilly temporarily stops testing Covid-19 antibody drugs – United States (US) drug company Eli Lilly and Co is temporarily suspending government-funded clinical trials for Covid-19 antibody drug for security reasons. Launch Reuters, Wednesday (14/10/2020), temporary suspension is not uncommon in a drug trial. The decision is said to not always indicate a serious problem. Also read: Is Covid-19 Vaccine Ready in […]

People Still Doubt About Vaccines

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia – Report Covid-19 conducted a survey on Public Understanding and Trust in Corona Virus Vaccines and Drugs (Covid-19) in Indonesia. Based on the survey results, some people still hesitate to accept the Covid-19 vaccines and drugs made by the Unair Team together with BIN and the TNI-AD. Covid-19 Report Expert Collaborator Dicky […]

There is no Really Effective Drug for Covid-19 Patients – Prof. Dr. Zullies Ikawati, Apt.

Monitor the latest Covid-19 Data and Information in Indonesia on microsite Katadata ini. Recently, the Food and Drug Administration (BPOM) announced a permit to use remdesivir in patient management Covid-19 with the condition of a health emergency or emergency use authorization (EUA). The distribution of the license given to PT Kalbe Farma Tbk has attracted […]

The drug Remdesivir accelerates the recovery of Covid-19 patients by up to 5 days

ILLUSTRATION. The results of the latest Gilead Sciences trial show that the drug Remdesivir can accelerate the recovery of Covid-19 patients by up to 5 days. Source: Reuters | Editor: Prihastomo Wahyu Widodo KONTAN.CO.ID – CHICAGO. The final level trial that Gilead Sciences conducted shows that the drug Remdesivir can accelerate the recovery of Covid-19 […]

Trump Called Himself immune to Corona, This is the medicine he consumes

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – US President Donald Trump left the hospital in charge of it, Monday (5/10/2020), local time. Arriving at the White House, Trump removed his mask and issued a statement that he may be immune to corona. “Now I’m better, maybe I’m immune, I don’t know,” Trump said as quoted by AFP, Tuesday […]

Indofarma (INAF) sells Remdesivir for Rp 1.3 million per vial

ILLUSTRATION. The process of unloading 50 kg of Oseltamivir raw material from India. Indofarma (INAF) charter Garuda aircraft to pick up raw materials for Covid curing drugs. Reporter: Arfyana Citra Rahayu | Editor: Herlina Kartika Dewi KONTAN.CO.ID – JAKARTA. PT Indofarma Tbk (INAF) add to the Covid-19 drug product portfolio, namely Remdesivir under the trade […]

No Import! It turns out that this Covid-19 drug has been made in RI

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Not many know, Indonesia is now trying to meet the need for Covid-19 drugs by producing its own. This drug is produced by BUMN Pharmaceuticals, namely PT Kimia Farma Tbk and PT Indofarma Tbk. Kimia Farma has produced a drug for handling Covid-19 Favipiravir or avigan. Kimia Farma through its subsidiary […]

Available Next Week, Here Are Corona Drugs Sold by Indofarma

Jakarta – Holding BUMN Pharmacy take part in the COVID-19 countermeasures program or popularly known as Corona. After PT Kimia Farma Tbk is preparing a vaccine, this time PT Indofarma Tbk will market an anti-Corona drug called DESREM. Based on the letter obtained by, information about DESREM is addressed to Indofarma to professors, doctors […]

Apart from Remdesivir, This is a Line of ‘COVID-19 Drugs’ Used in Indonesia

Jakarta – National Agency of Drug and Food Control (BPOM) approved remdesivir for use in patients COVID-19 in Indonesia. Procedure remdesivir believed to stop viral replication. PT Kalbe Farma Tbk (KLBF) is said to be starting to market the therapeutic drug for COVID-19 patients remdesivir in Indonesia with the Covifor selling brand which is distributed […]

Breast milk is Effective in Preventing and Treating Covid-19

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Breast milk (ASI) is said to prevent and treat Covid-19. This was revealed by Chinese scientists and published on the health site, on Friday (25/9/2020). The research was led by Professor Tong Yigang from Beijing University of Chemical Technology. The study collected breast milk since 2017, well before the onset […]