The company cited a combination of 13 in-vitro and in-vivo experiments illustrating the virustatic
, virucidal and prophylactic capacity of the compound as well as product dose and delivery concepts to support the patent claims.
If used, ribavirin should be started within the first 3 days of illness because it is virustatic
(Siberry & Iannone, 2000).
Mini-labs" will consist of two portable suitcases which are designed to carry out quick on-site tests and identify 57 active pharma ingredients, particularly those in antibiotics, anthelmintics, virustatics
and anti-malarial medicines.