WHO advises against Gilead’s drug remdesivir is not recommended for patients hospitalised with COVID-19,

World Health Organization panel said on Friday. “The … panel found a lack of evidence that remdesivir improved outcomes that matter to patients such as reduced mortality, need for mechanical ventilation, … Read More

Trump COVID-19 updates: Doctors say he could be discharged Monday

Trump medical team says his blood oxygen level dipped twice since Friday, but his condition ‘has continued to improve’. President Donald Trump could be discharged from the hospital where he is being … Read More

WHO halts hydroxychloroquine, HIV drugs in COVID trials after failure to reduce death

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday that it was discontinuing its trials of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and combination HIV drug lopinavir/ritonavir in hospitalised patients with Covid-19 after … Read More

Two new Covid-19 medicines in India, Glenmark launches FabiFlu, Cipla to manufacture Remdesivir

COVID-19 cases in India again witnessed record spike in cases with 14,516 new cases on Friday. The total number of cases now stands close to 4-lakh, behind Russia in worldwide … Read More