Sales of antiviral drugs in Russia in I quarter of this year increased by 21% compared to the same period of 2019. This is evidenced by data of the analytical company DSM Group, referenced by RT.
Thus, in January—March 2020 in Russian pharmacies were sold 38.4 million packs of antiviral drugs (in the past year, 31.7 million packs). In terms of value for the period also recorded a substantial increase in the total amount of sales of antiviral drugs amounted to 14.6 billion rubles. Last year, the sales for this period amounted to almost 11 billion rubles. In the current year the growth amounted to 32.5%, added in the DSM Group.