The experimental drug has not yet been approved for use. Photo: AFP The experimental drug has not yet been approved for use. Photo: AFP
The experimental drug has not yet been approved for use. Photo: AFP

Experimental coronavirus treatment remdesivir shows promise in study where two thirds of patients improved

  • Study sponsored by drug’s developer Gilead finds dozens of patients, including some on ventilators, improved after 10 days of treatment
  • Experts urge caution due to small size of study and serious side effects reported in some cases

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The experimental drug has not yet been approved for use. Photo: AFP The experimental drug has not yet been approved for use. Photo: AFP
The experimental drug has not yet been approved for use. Photo: AFP
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