Maryland Begins Offering FDA-Authorized Pills To Treat COVID-19Maryland is distributing 4,500 courses of FDA-authorized prescription pills intended to help high-risk COVID-19 patients ward off serious illness, the state Department of Health announced Friday.
New Pill Could Reduce Risk of Hospitalization, Death From COVID-19, But Experts Say Vaccines Remain Best ToolTheir study shows the pill has cut the risk of hospitalization or death from COVID-19 in at-risk patients by 50%. Still, doctors continue to stress vaccines remain the number one tool in the fight against COVID-19.
'Every One Of Those Deaths Is Unnecessary,' Expert Says Of Rising COVID-19 US Death Toll As Tens Of Millions Remain Unvaccinated
Merck Will Begin To Produce Johnson & Johnson One-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine, Officials SayDrugmaker Merck & Co. will help produce rival Johnson & Johnson’s newly approved coronavirus vaccine in an effort to expand supply more quickly, a Biden administration official confirmed Tuesday.