Black Fungus: License to 5 manufacturers for ramping up

New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Union Health Ministry Joint Secretary Lav Agarwal on May 22 said that country is boosting the capacity of anti-fungal drug Amphotericin B, which is used to treat the Black Fungus. Ministry of Pharma is coordinating with Ministry of Health for providing license to 5 additional manufacturers, he said. “Amphotericin B was available in the country in limited supply. Its availability and supply is now being increased. Ministry of Pharma is coordinating with Ministry of Health for providing license to 5 addl manufacturer,” he said.