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Pharmacists can now prescribe COVID-19 pill

Clip: 07/08/2022 | 1m 5s

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With more people venturing out of the house this summer, the spread of COVID-19 isn’t slowing down. With the availability of at-home tests, pharmacists can now prescribe the leading COVID-19 pill directly to patients under a new U.S. policy. The change is intended to expand the use of Pfizer’s drug Paxlovid.

Aired: 07/08/22 | Rating: NR

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