According to the NHK Report Japan also approved antiviral drug Remdesivir as treatment for the Coronavirus.
According to the Japanese health ministry official stated in his press briefing, Remdesivir will be provided to patients that are in severe Coronavirus symptoms.
Remdesivir is the first authorized kind of Coronavirus treatment.
Thursday evening Japan has reported over 15,000 Coronavirus cases, with 556 deaths in the country.
Last week, The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) also approved the antiviral drug Remdesivir to treat Coronavirus patients.
According to the data that is released by the US National Institute of Health: The results of the Remdesivir clinical trails shows that the drug Remdesivir can shorten the recovery time of Coronavirus patients by 31% this is compared to the placebo treatment