WASHINGTON (AP) — Pfizer asked U.S. regulators Tuesday to authorize its experimental pill for COVID-19, setting the stage for a likely launch this winter of a promising treatment that can be taken at home.
LONDON — Drugmaker Pfizer Inc. has signed a deal with a U.N.-backed group to allow other manufacturers to make its experimental COVID-19 pill, a move that could make the treatment available to more than half of the world’s population.
LONDON (AP) — Drugmaker Pfizer Inc. has signed a deal with a U.N.-backed group to allow other manufacturers to make its experimental COVID-19 pill, a move that could make the treatment available to more than half of the world’s population.
It is one of a handful of pills that have recently been shown to significantly cut hospitalizations and deaths among people infected with COVID-19.
A second man has agreed a plea deal for supplying the drugs that led to Mac Miller's fatal overdose in September 2018.
Pfizer says its experimental pill for COVID-19 cut rates of hospitalization and death by nearly 90% among patients with mild-to-moderate infections.
LONDON (AP) — Britain granted conditional authorization on Thursday to the first pill shown to successfully treat COVID-19 so far. It also is the first country to OK the treatment from drugmaker Merck, although it wasn't immediately clear how quickly the pill would be available.
A Pleasantville woman has been charged with murder in the deaths of her two young daughters in Arizona.
As people get older, their pillbox often gets larger. Many people take multiple pills each day, some of them prescribed many years ago. This raises the risk of not only harmful drug interactions but also dangerous side effects. Prescriptions need to be updated regularly, because your body may react differently to drugs if your weight or your metabolism changes.
WILDWOOD CREST — Two Pennsylvania men face DUI and drug charges following an arrest Monday.
Shaun Ryder has been left in excruciating pain because of two cysts on his testicles.
CAMDEN — A Bridgeton man admitted Tuesday to conspiring to illegally distribute more than 1 million prescription pills and launder drug traffi…
ATLANTIC CITY — Three men were arrested Tuesday night after police found cocaine and heroin, among other drugs and paraphernalia, and a loaded…
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The project will collect a pile of pooch data: vet records, DNA samples, gut microbes and information on food and walks. Five hundred dogs will test a pill that could slow the aging process.
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Scientists and medical researchers in the cabin will turn Qantas' brand-new Boeing Dreamliner into a high-altitude laboratory as the company attempts the world's longest flight.
Judge James Jones said at that sentencing that “this is the worst case I have ever seen. It was purely a pill mill,” said Katherine Hayek, a spokesperson for the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
ATLANTIC CITY — Officers arrested three men and recovered heroin and prescription pills following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon, police said.