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2022-08-08 19:19:03 | 260
FDA to authorize COVID-19 pills this week: Bloomberg

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is expected to authorize two COVID-19 treatment pills, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.

The treatments would include Pfizer’s pill, Paxlovid, as well as Merck’s molnupiravir, which are meant to treat higher-risk COVID-19 patients, according to Bloomberg. 

The people who spoke to the outlet said the approval could come as soon as Wednesday, though they acknowledged that the plan was subject to change.



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https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/586767-fda-to-authorize-covid-pills-this-week-bloomberg


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