Subsidized drugs include insulin among others.
Upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the Egyptian Armed Forces sent aid to South Sudan and Yemen.
Until present, Egypt has supplied 180 tons of food, and baby formula that were transported by 10 planes over batches to Khartoum airport.
Further, Egypt is preparing a shipment of children medicines that weighs 1.325 tons
The formula is available only in El Demerdash Hospital for Children and few number of health care centers in Cairo, he added.
Strategic reserves of baby formula milk are enough for many months to come: Minister
Health Minister said Tuesday that there were no increases in prices of subsidized baby formula and that large quantities of baby milk were being pumped.
Nestle will respond in the coming days to a research report into its baby formula that accused the world's largest packaged food company of putting profit before science.
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Poland's Polfa consortium will set up a complex for baby formula production in 10 Ramadan city at investments of LE 600 million at the first stage.
MP Essam el-Kady criticized the Minister of Health’s “accidental” knowledge that Lacto Misr produces 35 million packs of baby formula powder annually.