Remdesivir Received EUA for Use in Patients with Moderate COVID-19
Gilead announced the @US_FDA expanded the Emergency Use Authorization of our investigational antiviral to now also include hospitalized patients with COVID-19 not requiring oxygen supplementation: https://t.co/J4WzqE2wJu.
— Gilead Sciences (@GileadSciences) August 29, 2020
Health Editor’s Note: The antiviral, Remdesivir, Veklury© is now approved for use in the treatment of COVID-19 for all hospitalized patients. A phase 3 trial and an additional NIAID trial have been completed which evaluated remdesivir for use in hospitalized patients with moderate COVID-19 pneumonia. This FDA approval will allow for earlier treatment of patients with COVID-19….Carol
Carol graduated from Riverside White Cross School of Nursing in Columbus, Ohio and received her diploma as a registered nurse. She attended Bowling Green State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Literature. She attended the University of Toledo, College of Nursing, and received a Master’s of Nursing Science Degree as an Educator.
She has traveled extensively, is a photographer, and writes on medical issues. Carol has three children RJ, Katherine, and Stephen – one daughter-in-law; Katie – two granddaughters; Isabella Marianna and Zoe Olivia – and one grandson, Alexander Paul. She also shares her life with her husband Gordon Duff, many cats, and two rescues.