The worldwide battle against COVID-19 has dragged on for months. Medical staff and scientists have been hunting for drugs to tame COVID-19.
Scientists around the world continue their efforts to come up with a cure for COVID-19. One drug, remdesivir from U.S. biotech company Gilead, is in clinical trials in China and the United States.
India's drug manufacturers are facing a shortage of raw materials due to suspended supply chains in China. The industry imports about 70 percent of ingredients from its eastern neighbor.
In regards to treating the COVID-19, new pharmaceutical drugs are listed alongside thousand-year-old traditional Chinese medicine.
Prosecutors said Dr. Lawrence Choy prescribed large amounts of opioids and other drugs in potentially lethal combinations to 14 patients, resulting in three deaths.