Life saving drugs for the benefit of critical dengue patients are being imported from Thailand..
The Health Ministry has taken the necessary action to import from Thailand, a consignment of drugs that can increase the blood composition, on the instructions of Minister Maithripala Sirisena. The first stock of Dextron-40 drug was imported yesterday. The second stock was due to reach the island today. The distribution of the drugs for hospitals has already commenced. The World Health Organisation supported the import of Dextron-40.