Announcement of treatment status of 3 new virus infections 3 AIDS drugs administered to 1 person at 18:28 on February 6


A group responsible for treating patients confirmed domestically for the new coronavirus has published detailed information on the treatment of three patients. Among them, one who had pneumonia was given a drug to suppress the development of AIDS, and all three were not seriously ill.

This was announced on the website of the Japanese Society for Infectious Diseases by a group of the National Center for Global Health and Medicine in Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo.

According to this, the infection was confirmed in Japan, and of the three treated at the center, two were diagnosed with pneumonia and one was not pneumonia due to symptoms such as fever and sore throat, It is not serious.

Among them, Chinese patients diagnosed with pneumonia last month were given drugs to control the development of AIDS, which was reported to improve their symptoms overseas.

This patient had mild symptoms of respiratory distress for a while, but on the 3rd of this month, the fever fell to 37 degrees, malaise and the like were improving, and his breathing improved.

In addition, it means that the other two people are monitoring the progress without administering this drug.

Takao Omagari, Director of the International Center for Infectious Diseases of the National International Medical Research Center who is treating, says, `` It is not yet clear whether the improvement in symptoms is due to the effect of drugs that suppress the development of AIDS, and further research is needed '' You.