Can we treat coronavirus?

Asked By: German Bechtelar
Date created: Sun, Jun 20, 2021 12:39 AM
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In October 2020, the FDA approved the antiviral drug remdesivir to treat COVID-19. The drug may be used to treat adults and children ages 12 and older and weighing at least 88 pounds, who have been hospitalized for COVID-19. Clinical trials suggest that in these patients, remdesivir may modestly speed up recovery time.
Answered By: Chad Koss
Date created: Sun, Jun 20, 2021 11:03 AM
Coronavirus Treatment in a Hospital The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are a fever, coughing, and breathing problems. Unless you have severe symptoms, you can most likely treat them at home, the...
Answered By: Judd Batz
Date created: Sun, Jun 20, 2021 8:13 PM
They can recommend specific medications and advise if or when you need to go to the hospital for more advanced treatment. 4 Get emergency medical care if you have serious symptoms. While some cases of coronavirus are mild, COVID-19 can cause severe respiratory symptoms like difficulty breathing.
Answered By: Mandy Lebsack
Date created: Sun, Jun 20, 2021 10:52 PM
People can treat mild to moderate symptoms at home. If a person develops severe symptoms, they may need hospital treatment. A doctor may recommend supplemental oxygen and medication to manage the...
Answered By: Erik Hyatt
Date created: Mon, Jun 21, 2021 2:42 AM
Some of the medications and treatments you might use to treat colds and flu will also help with coronavirus symptoms. Cough medicines or cough suppressants can help reduce your cough. Throat lozenges and remedies like honey and lemon may improve a sore throat.
Answered By: Raphaelle Howe
Date created: Mon, Jun 21, 2021 12:42 PM
Researchers have found that remdesivir is modestly effective at fighting the novel coronavirus in isolated cells. In October 2020, it became the first drug approved by the Food and Drug...
Answered By: Clementine Douglas
Date created: Mon, Jun 21, 2021 7:01 PM
Symptoms might last a few days, and people who have the virus might feel better in about a week. Treatment is aimed at relieving symptoms and includes rest, fluid intake and pain relievers. However, older adults and people of any age with existing medical conditions should call their doctor as soon as symptoms start.
Answered By: Nolan Boyle
Date created: Mon, Jun 21, 2021 7:13 PM
Having an effective treatment would, in essence, make coronavirus a milder disease. If it stopped people from needing hospital treatment or stopped those admitted to hospital from needing...
Answered By: Lila Harvey
Date created: Mon, Jun 21, 2021 10:03 PM
Like remdesivir, they’re also administered by IV infusion and intended to treat COVID-19 in people ages 12 years and older. These medications are used for outpatient therapy.
Answered By: Brionna Glover
Date created: Mon, Jun 21, 2021 10:52 PM
A team of researchers, including three U.S. government senior scientists, are calling for governments around the world to start treating coronavirus patients with ivermectin. Their findings reveal the drug not only prevents people from contracting COVID, but also defeats the virus and saves lives.
Answered By: Foster Bins
Date created: Tue, Jun 22, 2021 5:29 AM
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