OREANDA-NEWS Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said that by 2023, Russia is planning to release six types of potent analgesics.

Vice Prime Minister spoke at a meeting with members of the Russian government. According to Golikova, today the method for calculating the patients' need for drugs has changed - it has now been decided to calculate the number of patients. Changed the rules for the release of painkillers at home.

In turn, the Moscow Endocrine Plant is engaged in the production of the required drugs - more than 40 finished dosage forms - containing narcotic and psychotropic substances. Until 2023, the department plans to develop and release six more drugs that are intended for patients for pain relief.