Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said that the government will soon revise the prices for drugs used to treat coronavirus, RIA Novosti reports.
According to her, on October 12, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed an order according to which drugs for COVID-19 are included in the list of vital and necessary drugs.
"Accordingly, their prices will be registered and revised," Golikova said.
From the order of the Cabinet of Ministers, published on the portal of official legal information, it follows that the list of vital drugs includes such antiviral drugs as Favipiravir, Kagocel, Umifenovir.
Recall that in September, the Ministry of Health allowed the outpatient use of two domestic drugs for coronavirus - Favipiravir and Areplivir.