Antiviral

The COVID antiviral drugs are here but they're scarce. Here's what to know

The COVID antiviral drugs are here but they're scarce. Here's what to know

15 days ago   |   NPR

Paxlovid and molnupiravir have been authorized for emergency use to keep COVID-19 patients out of the hospital, but don't expect to be able to go to your usual pharmacy and get...
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Non-whites to receive priority for limited Covid pill

Non-whites to receive priority for limited Covid pill

16 days ago   |   RT

New York state health authorities say being black or Latino counts as a risk factor due to persistent social inequality The New York State Department of Health appeared to...
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Virus Outbreak Israel

Virus Outbreak Israel

16 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star   |   2 articles

A shipment of Pfizer's antiviral COVID-19 pill, Paxlovid, sits on a pallet on arrival at Ben Gurion International airport near Tel Aviv, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021.
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Virus Outbreak Israel

Virus Outbreak Israel

16 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star   |   2 articles

Ground crew move pallets of a shipment of Pfizer's antiviral COVID-19 pill, Paxlovid, on arrival at Ben Gurion International airport near Tel Aviv, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021.
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Walmart and Sam's Club issuing COVID antiviral medication

16 days ago   |   ABC

Local Walmart and Sam's Club facilities will be administering antiviral medication against COVID to prescribed customers.
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Russian drug effective against both Delta & Omicron - scientists

Russian drug effective against both Delta & Omicron - scientists

18 days ago   |   RT

Avifavir targets the core of coronavirus, which doesn't change from strain to strain The team of Russian scientists behind a new Covid-19 drug, Avifavir, have issued a...
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New easy-to-use COVID pills come with a catch: Who should take them and when

19 days ago   |   ABC

The antiviral pills aren't for everyone who gets a positive test.
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Pfizer antiviral pill could be risky with other widely used medications

Pfizer antiviral pill could be risky with other widely used medications

19 days ago   |   WGN TV

The Food and Drug Administration recently authorized two antiviral pills, one from Pfizer and one from Merck, making them the first at-home treatment for COVID-19 that has been...
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Newly authorized Covid pills won't change course of pandemic right away

23 days ago   |   NBC News

With two antiviral pills, from Pfizer and Merck, now cleared to treat Covid-19, many health experts see a shift in the fight against the virus, but not right away.
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FDA authorizes Merck's COVID-19 antiviral pill

FDA authorizes Merck's COVID-19 antiviral pill

23 days ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

The molnupiravir drug is cleared for use for adults 18 and older who have tested positive for COVID-19 and are at high risk of hospitalization.
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