The List is Extended
The list of drugs intended for treatment of tuberculosis, funded publicly, has been updated.
A corresponding order by the Russian Ministry of Health No 277n of 04.05.2016 was registered on Ma 25 in the Russian Ministry of Justice.
According to the document, the list of antibacterial and anti-tuberculosis drugs (second line), used for treatment of patients with tuberculosis with multiple pathogen resistance, and diagnostic drugs to detect, determine sensitivity of mycobacterium tuberculosis and monitoring of treatment of patients with tuberculosis with multiple drug resistance in regions of the Russian Federation, approved by the Order of the Russian Ministry of Health No 795n of 28.10.2013 is being updated. The list will be supplemented with new drugs: Bedaquilinum, Linezolidum, Sparfloxacinum, Tioureidoiminomethylpyridinium perchlorate, Ethionamide.