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WHO recommends Pfizer's corona pill

The World Health Organization has found that the risk of hospital admission was 85 percent lower for patients treated with the drug.

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A pill-based treatment for Covid-19 developed by Pfizer has received a strong recommendation from the World Health Organization (WHO).

The treatment, Paxlovid, was already approved for emergency use in the EU and had shown promising results in clinical trials.

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