Antiviral

US drugstores squeezed by vaccine demand, staff shortages

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A rush of vaccine-seeking customers and staff shortages are squeezing drugstores around the U.S., leading to frazzled workers and temporary pharmacy closures. Drugstores are...
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US drugstores squeezed by vaccine demand, staff shortages

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By TOM MURPHY A rush of vaccine-seeking customers and staff shortages are squeezing drugstores around the U.S., leading to frazzled workers and temporary pharmacy...
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The 2 factors that will determine if Omicron is a true threat, according to Pfizer's top scientist

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm healthcare editor Leah Rosenbaum, and today in healthcare news: Pfizer's top scientist told Insider how the company plans to approach the...
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How the New Antiviral Pills Help Thwart COVID

3 days ago   |   Scientific American

A drug made by Merck and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics-which an FDA panel recently greenlit-and one made by Pfizer work in different ways, but both prevent the virus from replicating
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Doctor discusses data surrounding antiviral pill to combat coronavirus

Doctor discusses data surrounding antiviral pill to combat coronavirus

4 days ago   |   WBALTV

Safety concerns coupled with lower efficacy on closer examination led to a lot of hesitation on the panel. But doctors said the drug could still play a role in combating the...
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FDA panel votes to recommend approval of Merck's antiviral pill as omicron variant spreads

4 days ago   |   NBC News   |   7 articles

A FDA panel narrowly voted in favor of emergency use authorization for Merck's pill for treating Covid in high-risk patients. Meanwhile, as the omicron variant spreads, the...
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FDA expert panel narrowly endorses Merck's Covid-19 pill

FDA expert panel narrowly endorses Merck's Covid-19 pill

4 days ago   |   Politico   |   7 articles

An independent advisory committee to the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday narrowly endorsed the first antiviral pill for Covid-19 in a 13-10 vote. The Merck-Ridgeback...
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FDA Panel Recommends Merck's Covid-19 Antiviral Pill For Emergency Use Authorization

4 days ago   |   Forbes   |   7 articles

Merck's pill is the first oral medication to be endorsed for authorization in the United States.
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Adagio Therapeutics extends 3-day gain to 319% on hopes that its antiviral can treat the Omicron variant

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

A stock trader claps at the end of trade at the New York Stock Exchange. EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP via Getty Images Adagio Therapeutics stock is up as much as 319% since the Omicron...
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Hepatitis drug increases antibiotic potency, limits antibiotic resistance, study finds

4 days ago   |   Science Daily

A cellular study of telaprevir shows that the antiviral blocks the function of essential proteins in bacteria, revealing opportunity to repurpose drug to use alongside antibiotics.
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