On the afternoon of February 21st, a total of 153 pieces of "ribavirin" injection and capsules produced by Zhejiang Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. were officially shipped after being sealed, packaged, and loaded, with free assistance to Wuhan.
It is reported that the total value of the drugs scheduled for shipment this time is 413100 yuan. They will be supplied free of charge to 13 designated hospitals in 5 cities, including Wuhan, Huanggang, Enshi, Xiaogan, and Shiyan, including Hubei Provincial People's Hospital, Hubei Provincial Third People's Hospital, Wuhan Central Hospital, and Tongji Hospital of Huazhong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine through the postal green transportation channel. The aid drugs are expected to arrive in three days.
Previously, Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical urgently recalled more than 100 local employees who were on vacation and resumed production of the antiviral drug "ribavirin" injection and capsule on January 27th, joining the ranks of assisting the epidemic area in Wuhan. In order to provide immediate assistance, Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical communicated with Hubei while producing. Now, the production task of "ribavirin" injection has been completed ahead of schedule and officially shipped.
It is understood that "ribavirin" has been included in the fifth and sixth editions of the National Program for Diagnosis and Treatment of Pneumonia Caused by novel coronavirus. Zheng Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. is also one of the leading manufacturers of ribavirin in China. Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical also donated 600000 yuan through the Zhejiang Charity Federation, specifically for epidemic prevention and control in Dongtou District.