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World’s First Fast Acting AntiRabies Drug


World’s First Fast Acting Anti Rabies Drug is now ready to launch in India. With this launch India will be the first country in the world to have developed a fast-acting anti-rabies drug. Launch of the drug will be this year itself. THe  World’s first fast-acting anti-rabies drug called Rabishield.

Rabishield can offer immediate protection in severe dog-bite cases by instantly deactivating the rabies virus. Rabishield is developed by Pune-based Serum Institute of India (SII) and US-based Mass Biologics of the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

World’s First Fast Acting AntiRabies Drug

Rabishield is first-of-its-kind human monoclonal antibody which is identical to human immune cells. Now treatment for rabies in severe dog-bite cases includes  local treatment of the wound and immediate vaccination and administration of the human rabies immunoglobulin (hRIG).

Rabishield can effectively prevents the chances of transmitting blood-borne infections which is derived from human blood. Rabishield will be cheap, at least 25 percent cheaper than the existing rabies immunoglobulin. 


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