Australia will buy 300,000 courses of an experimental antiviral pill made by merck and co. October 5, 2021, 5:28 am.
Officials say drug offers a ‘much easier’ way to treat people as states eye relaxing lockdowns for fully vaccinated.
Covid vaccine pill australia. Prime minister scott morrison announced on monday that 300,000 courses of. The pill works like this: Prime minister scott morrison made the announcement tuesday (october 5).
Australia will buy 300,000 courses of merck & co's experimental antiviral pill, prime minister scott morrison said. Australia has secured 25 million doses of the coronavirus shots. The federal government is understood to be in talks with a number of.
These treatments mean that we're going to be able to live with the virus, so even in the unfortunate situation if. That's up for the tga to decide, professor bartlett said. More booster talks to come
Australia orders merck covid pill, as victoria posts record cases. October 05, 2021 9:44 am ist. Covid vaccine pill being tested in australia.
Australia will buy 300,000 courses of an experimental antiviral pill in anticipation of the drug regulator approving it as a coronavirus treatment early next year. The home treatment, molnupiravir, is said by the company to potentially halve the risk of hospitalization and death from. Merck plans to submit data on the.
But to look at the media. Earlier this month, australia bought 300,000 doses of molnupiravir, an oral pill to battle mild and moderate cases of covid. Molnupiravir has been shown in trial results to reduce covid hospitalisations and deaths by around 50 per cent.
A new vaccine pill is being tested by a handful of australians that could change the way we get immunised.