Pharmacy News

Biden promises a 'bold' federal vaccination campaign

President-elect Joe Biden on Friday promised the American people a strong offensive against the coronavirus pandemic, even as he warned that "things will get worse before they get better." To significantly expand vaccine access, he plans to give pharmacies greater reach, build mobile clinics targeting underserved communities, and encourage states t

FDA advisory panel takes up Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

The Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee is likely to recommend today that FDA approve a COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech.

FDA issues EUA for bamlanivimab to treat COVID-19

On November 10, FDA issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) to Eli Lilly for the investigational monoclonal antibody therapy bamlanivimab to treat mild to moderate COVID-19 in adult and pediatric patients.