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Pfizer Asks FDA to Authorize Its Covid Antiviral Pill

Pfizer Asks FDA to Authorize Its Covid Antiviral Pill

From: Axios

Pfizer said Tuesday it has asked the FDA for emergency authorization of Paxlovid, its experimental COVID-19 treatment.

Why it matters: Antiviral drugs can be a key pandemic-fighting tool, as not everyone will get vaccinated against the virus, Axios Caitlin Owens reports. If authorized, the drugs can also be administered at home.

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