• Here's What You Need to Know About Paxlovid

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    Prescriptions for Pfizer's COVID-19 antiviral medication Paxlovid-the first such pill to be authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration -have increased tenfold in the past two months. Between late February and April 22, the number of patients using Paxlovid jumped from 8,000 to 80,000, according to Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla; the drug is now available at some 33,000 locations, such as pharmacies and outpatient clinics, across the country.
    On April 26, the White House announced it would step up its efforts to encourage more doctors to prescribe the antiviral medication. As part of...
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