Pharmaceutical Company's $2,340 Price For Coronavirus Drug Draws CriticismThe maker of a drug shown to shorten recovery time for severely ill COVID-19 patients says it will charge $2,340 for a typical treatment course.
Governor Abbott, DSHS Sending Antiviral Drug Remdesivir To Dallas, Fort Worth Metro AreaAfter saying this week that COVID-19 is spreading at "unacceptable rate" and must be stopped, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced that he along with the Texas Department of State Health Services "is distributing 120 additional cases of the antiviral drug Remdesivir to 37 hospitals across the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex."
Texas Department Of State Health Services To Distribute Antiviral Drug Remdesivir In Dallas-Fort Worth To Treat COVID-19Remdesivir has shown promise in early trials in speeding up the recovery time among hospitalized COVID-19 patients.
North Texas Coronavirus Patient Goes Home From Hospital 4 Days After Remdesivir TreatmentIt was last month when 39-year-old Marcus Hawkins started feeling sick. What started with sinus issues progressively got worse.