Indonesia is producing COVID-19 medicine with imported raw material from India to treat coronavirus patients. State-Owned Enterprises Minister Erick Thohir has been stated that the state-owned pharmaceutical firm PT Bio Farma has received the raw material oseltamivir, imported from Hyderabad, India.
Oseltamivir is the raw material to make Tamiflu, which has been used to treat COVID-19 patients. This material can produce more than 500,000 tablets easily. Also, the Bio Farma has been ordered 1-ton chloroquine that also help to treat patients who have symptoms like pneumonia illness.
The prototypes of the ventilator from different universities and companies are being tested by the Ministry of Health. As soon as the tested got approved, those will be ready to use for treatments.
Most of the medical equipment and drugs have been made with exported products exported from the other nations.