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Experimental antiviral drug with potential activity against RNA viruses

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Favipiravir: Experimental antiviral drug with potential activity against RNA viruses
Favipiravir, sold under the brand name Avigan among others, is an antiviral medication used to treat influenza in Japan. It is also being studied to treat a number of other viral infections, including SARS-CoV-2. Like the experimental antiviral drugs T-1105 and T-1106, it is a pyrazinecarboxamide derivative.

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