23 February 2020 – Anti-influenza medication and other treatments being used

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Health
Intervention Categories: Research and development
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: An anti-influenza medication, Avigan (Favipiravir), and other treatments are already being used at several medical institutions for those patients who needed treatments and consented to the medication after receiving a thorough explanation.
Full details here: https://japan.kantei.go.jp/98_abe/actions/202002/_00037.html