The Ministry of Health is ready to register the anti-epilepsy drug Sabril
The Ministry of Health has asked the manufacturing company to provide documents for the registration of the antiepileptic drug Sabril and is ready to register it in no time.
This was announced by Health Minister Maxim Stepanov at an information meeting on May 30, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“Speaking specifically for the drug Sabril, we turned to the company Sanofi, which produced it, to request registration. … And we will immediately register, within a very short time, this medicine so that we can buy it and officially import it into Ukraine. And so that our epilepsy patients can use this particular drug, “said the Minister.
At the same time, he noted that a similar situation had developed in Ukraine with regard to other drugs, and over the past week, the Ministry of Health “made seven or eight calls of this type to different manufacturers around the world regarding the drugs for which patients contact. “
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As reported, on May 21, parents of children with epilepsy registered a petition on the website of the President of Ukraine regarding the acceleration of the registration of the antiepileptic drug Sabril and state purchase high quality foreign manufactured antiepileptic drugs. As of May 30, the petition had 4,513 signatures out of 25,000 required for further examination.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru