FDA curbs use of antibody drugs sidelined by omicron... KBTV | 2022-01-24 23:02 UTC
COVID-19 antibody drugs from Regeneron and Eli Lilly should no longer be used because they are unlikely to work against the omicron variant that now accounts for nearly all U. S. infections, U. S. health regulators said Monday. The Food and Drug Administr
FDA authorizes pills to treat COVID — but there's a catch...
As concern over COVID -19 rises with the spread of the Omicron variant, a new form of treatment for the virus has arrived in the form of oral tablets, but there's a catch: The medication must be taken quickly to be effective. The FDA issued an emergen
FDA Approves Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine... KARD | 2021-08-23 23:13 UTC
MONROE,La-(KTVE/KARD) The FDA has decided to approve the Pfizer COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine. This is the first vaccine to be FDA approved, but will this approval motivate more people to become vaccinated? Monroe resident Joseph Turner says he plans on getting
FDA approves an at-home coronavirus testing kit... BGR | 2020-05-31 13:02 UTC
The FDA this week approved a new coronavirus testing kit for home use from Quest Diagnostics. Users will be able to take a swab from their nostril and send in the sample for quick analysis. The com...