HHS To Run Out Of Remdesivir This Month; Unclear If Next Supply Free

By Ariel Cohen / June 8, 2020 at 6:49 PM
The federal government this month will run out of the only drug shown to help COVID-19 patients recover, and it is not clear whether Gilead will continue to provide new supplies of remdesivir to HHS for free. HHS will send out its last batch of remdesivir to states on June 29, an HHS official told Inside Health Policy, though it will reserve less than 10% of its supply in case “hotspots emerge in the coming weeks.” Gilead has donated 940,000...

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