In Russia, on December 23, a new drug for the coronavirus, Mir-19, was registered. When using it, there are no side effects, but still there are a number of contraindications.
They were named by the director of the State Scientific Center “Institute of Immunology” Musa Khaitov. He noted that the drug is contraindicated in patients with severe coronavirus, hypersensitivity to the active substance and any other component of the drug, pregnant women and women during breastfeeding, patients who use systemic glucocorticosteroids on a regular basis, as well as people under 18 and over 65 years old. …
Regarding the new Omicron strain, Khaitov said that Mir-19 was also effective against this mutation. “We are constantly monitoring the situation with mutations of the virus, the drug Mir-19 targets a very conservative region of RdRp. To date, all mutations that are known, in particular Omicron, do not affect the region that Mir-19 is targeting, ”the expert emphasized.
News stories cannot be equated with a doctor’s prescription. Before making a decision, consult a specialist.