A nationwide shortage of two drugs touted as possible treatments for the coronavirus is being driven in part by doctors inappropriately prescribing the medicines for family, friends and themselves.
Instead of trying to create a new drug, some scientists are looking to see if there are any drugs available today that can fight the coronavirus.
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Study enrolling Seattle-based healthy adult volunteers.
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The trial will test the safety and efficacy of the antiviral drug remdesivir in patients hospitalized at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.
About half of older adults take at least one medication that’s not necessary or no longer needed.
Vaccine design looks simple on paper, but making it work all the way to human use is a whole other story.
Bill would cap insulin cost to $100 a month, and establish a state insulin supply so those between jobs or who have a low-income can have access to insulin.
The program identifies patterns of brain activity that can tell someone with depression are likely to benefit from sertraline.
Researchers have halted its trial of a promising HIV vaccine, after it was found the vaccine was not providing protection against the virus.
Scientists are just getting started, but their vaccine development strategy will benefit from work that has been done on closely related viruses, SARS and MERS
Human coronaviruses (CoV)have long been regarded as relatively benign causes of the common cold. In recent years, however, new highly pathogenic CoV emerged.
Pending test results, doctors usually start with antibiotic that is most likely to be work. This is called empiric therapy and is the “best guess” treatment.