The Biden administration is reportedly expected to announce that it is securing 10 million courses of Paxlovid, Pfizer’s antiviral pill, to treat Covid-19. Washington Post, a development that follows three One in ten Americans has not received a single dose of the Kovid vaccine.
NS Post The report, citing two people familiar with the plan, said the US government will share this week’s purchase of 10 million courses of Pfizer’s antiviral pill, Paxlovid.
Earlier this month, President Joe Biden said the US had received “millions of doses” of Pfizer’s drug, which was contingent on being authorized by the Food and Drug Administration.
Pfizer said on Tuesday that it submitted its COVID pill with the FDA for emergency authorization.
The drugmaker said that a clinical study earlier this month showed that its pill was 89% effective in reducing the risk of hospitalization or death from COVID.