Gilead Sciences announces approval of Remdesivir in India for patients with severe Covid-19
Gilead Sciences, Inc on Wednesday announced that the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has granted regulatory approval of Veklury® (Remdesivir) for treatment of suspected or laboratory-confirmed coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in adults and children hospitalised with severe disease.
A statement issued on Wednesday stated that the regulatory approval is supported by clinical data from the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’ global Phase 3 trial and Gilead’s Phase 3 SIMPLE trial in patients with severe manifestations of COVID-19
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