Remdesivir approved as Australia's first COVID-19 treatment only available for severe cases

| 11.07,20. 11:54 AM |



Remdesivir approved as Australia's first COVID-19 treatment only available for severe cases


Remdesivir received provisional approval for use in adults with severe COVID-19 symptoms.(Reuters: Ulrich Perrey)


Australia's first COVID-19 treatment option, Remdesivir, has been approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) for people hospitalised with severe cases.

Meanwhile, the World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed a new daily high in confirmed cases of coronavirus.

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