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Trials of COVID-19 drugs underway

Updated: Mar 12, 2020 govt.chinadaily.com.cn Print
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China is happy to share the results of clinical trials on drugs to treat novel coronavirus with the rest of the world in the effort to fight against the disease, a medical expert said at a recent news conference held by the State Council Information Office.

Cao Bin, vice-president of China-Japan Friendship Hospital, said that Chinese doctors are testing the performance of lopinavir and remdesivir on patients with COVID-19, and the clinical trial on lopinavir has been finished.

Cao also said there are two trials on remdesivir underway on the Chinese mainland -- one includes mild to moderate cases and the other is aimed at severe and critical cases -- and it seems both are going on successfully.

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