Breaking NEWStory

South Korea becomes first Asian country to use Pfizer pill to fight Covid-19

South Korea becomes first Asian country to use Pfizer pill to fight Covid-19

Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube South Korea received its first shipment of the new Pfizer antiviral Covid-19 pill on January 13, 2022. The country plans to begin prescribing the Paxlovid pill to high-risk patients within 24 hours, with a second shipment expected to arrive later this month. The medication, which can reduce hospitalisation rates and deaths by 90 percent based on Pfizer trials, is also said to be effective against the new Omicron variant. Related story: Pfizer says Covid-19 pill cuts hospitalisation, deaths by 89 per cent https://sc.mp/u1db Support us: https://subscribe.scmp.com Follow us on: Website: https://www.scmp.com Facebook: https://facebook.com/scmp Twitter: https://twitter.com/scmpnews Instagram: https://instagram.com/scmpnews Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/south-china-morning-post/ #scmp #Coronavirus #CoronavirusSouthKorea


Watch Full/More Story on Source Channel

* South China Morning Post → *

24

Explore S.

→ Story You’re Creating or Missing . . .

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *