A new study revealed that a five-day course of antiviral drug, Molnupiravir, could be effective against highly contagious Omicron and other variants of concern (VOCs).
He said severe post-Covid issues like diabetes and hypertension are a reality, while some develop fibroids in the lungs.
99% survivors don’t, say health experts. Still, hospitals prescribe costly drugs for prolonged periods of time, inflating treatment cost
As the global search for an effective remedy against Covid continues, this strategy to use iNO as a therapeutic measure could be a successful, rapid and affordable game-changer in that direction.
The evACE2 can serve as a therapeutic to be developed for prevention and treatment for current and future strains of SARS-CoV-2 and subsequent coronaviruses, the researchers said.
The child was infected by Covid-19 about four months ago in September and all his organs were severely affected.
An unknown woman, who introduced herself as a nurse at the Guntur GGH, took the girl promising her father to provide better treatment to his daughter.
China is also grappling with a growing number of studies that show its vaccines have lower efficacy rates than many of those made overseas.
Convalescent plasma showed some early promise when given intravenously to people sick with Covid-19 but in the latest WHO said that the treatment wouldn't reduce the need for mechanical ventilation.
The government had set up dedicated Covid hospitals with around 40,000 beds, including 4,500 ICU beds and 1,500 ventilator beds across the state, Odisha Health Minister said.
Pfizer’s Paxlovid, Merck’s Molnupiravir new drugs in Covid treatment
The drug Molnupriravir, a broad spectrum antiviral, has shown promise in international trials in halting the progression of Covid in its early stages.
New Health Min takes steps to improve medical facilities, reviews vax drive in TS
The State has so far administered single dose to around 81 per cent and double dose to 40 per cent of its targeted 3.25 crore population.
As per the experts from the Neurosurgery department of AIIMS, the recovery rate from brain stroke is 66 per cent for those who have not got infected from the virus.
With emergency approval given for vaccines for children, Dr Srikanta JT, member of the state Covid-19 committee set up to tackle the third wave, speaks about the pros and cons
Tested positive for the virus, the boy from Nilagiri was rushed to SUM Covid Hospital here in a serious condition on September 21.
The researchers also evaluated the association between anticoagulation therapy, which is used to prevent blood clots, and mortality risk among admitted patients.
Several other companies, including Pfizer and Roche, are studying similar drugs that could report results in the coming weeks and months.
India along with South Africa wants easy access to diagnostics, monoclonal antibodies, and vaccines for local production without the need for prolonged intellectual property negotiations.