Remdesivir 1st FDA-Approved Treatment For COVID-19The antiviral was approved for use in emergency situations back in the spring, but doctors tell CBS 11 this new move will help them get the treatment to patients faster.
Wilmer Police Chief Victor Kemp Battling COVID-19 Pneumonia: 'It Has Never Been More Real To Me Than Now'Chief Kemp said he's sharing his private battle publicly to let people know how dangerous the virus can be.
Result Of New Trial Finds The Drug Remdesivir Does Not Prevent COVID-19 DeathsA new study by the World Health Organization shows the COVID-19 treatment drug – known as remdesivir – does not prevent death among patients.
Baylor Scott And White First Hospital In World Testing New Remdesivir Treatment On COVID-19 PatientsBaylor Scott and White is the first hospital in the world testing an experimental treatment for remdesivir on COVID-19 patients.
North Texas Mom Gives Birth To First Child After Battling Coronavirus, Spending 13 Days On Ventilator While PregnantTwo months after Pooja Charaniya’s recovery, she returned to the hospital on July 22 and delivered a healthy baby weighing 5 pounds, 1 ounce.
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.