In case you missed it: Drug designed to treat COVID-19 makes its way to Saint Vincent Hospital


A drug designed to treat COVID-19 patients is making it’s way to one area hospital.

Saint Vincent Hospital is among the 81 hospitals across Pennsylvania to receive Remdesivir.

This is a drug that is designed to treat patients in hospitals that have COVID-19.

The medication is given to a patient through an IV and may help decrease the amount of coronavirus in the body.

Nearly 9,000 doses of the drug have been shipped to the hospitals on Friday.

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Source: Pennsylvania Department of Health

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