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Japanese Corona Virus Drug Tested on Israeli COVID-19 Patients

Israel is among the first country in the world to receive an experimental Japanese medicine to treat the corona-virus which will be tested in hospitals across the country, Israeli Foreign Ministry Announced.
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This medicine “Avigan” is produced by Japanese company Fujifilm Holding Corp. Initially this medicine “Avigan” was tested in china and found useful for COVID-19 patents at early stages and preventing the disease worsening.
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Avigan is a flu medicine not made for corona virus, But has reportedly been effective in shortening the duration of sickness when taken in early stages.