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Concerns Uneven Global Distribution of Merck’s Anti-Covid Pill

Like previous vaccines against Covid, many industrialized countries are now buying up the anti-Covid pill made by Merck, which is awaiting regulatory approval. Medical experts are worried that this will again lead to inequality in global access to drugs that will facilitate the treatment of people with Covid.

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Australia May Offer Anti-Covid-19 Pill Early 2022

Australian Health Minister Greg Hunt said Monday that an experimental pill showing signs of reducing the need for hospitalizations and deaths from COVID-19 is likely to be available in Australia early next year. Pharmaceutical company Merck said last week the antiviral drug molnupiravir reduced the risk of hospitalization and death …

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