The SAPM said in a statement that the DRAP has also approved plasma therapy clinical trials for treatment with coronavirus. Mirza added that the drug regulatory body also gave the green light to local-manufactured ventilators for clinical trials.
It has required more than fifty companies to manufacture sanitizers to control the spread of the pandemic. The companies must prepare quality sanitizers according to World Health Organization instructions.
The total number of cases of coronavirus in Pakistan reached Thursday 4322, after several confirmed cases in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Islamabad were recorded.
Coronavirus has claimed 63 lives in Pakistan. The nation has so far seen 572 recoveries from the deadly virus.