Why is America seeking hydroxy chloroquine from India? What is special about this medicine?


BanglaHunt Desk: America is currently dying due to the spread of the Corona virus (COVID-19). In this situation, US President Donald Trump urged Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to send malaria drug Hydroxychloroquine to the United States. A few days ago, the Indian government had banned the export of drugs.

At present, hydroxy chloroquine, a drug for malaria disease, is very useful in protecting against coronary virus. This drug is slightly different from the anti-malaria drug chloroquine. This drug is used as a medicine for autoimmune diseases, ie arthritis. But only after the drug was released as a temporary antidote to the corona virus, it was revealed that the drug was also used as an antidote to SARS-COV-2 disease. The virus is again responsible for Covid-2 disease.

A March 8 report by The Leasen Global Health says the drug also serves as a temporary antidote to the Corona virus. The drug is being given to coronary patients in countries like the US. And there are benefits. Due to which the demand for these drugs has increased in the market. But currently the drug is being produced in small quantities in India. Therefore, the Indian government imposed a ban on the export of this drug. The government has said that because of the low production of this drug in India, the export of the drug is currently banned.

In India, a large number of people suffer from malaria every year. So now more and more Indian companies are focusing on the preparation of this drug.

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