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Is there an antiviral drug for COVID-19?

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Right now, scientists are trying to develop new medicines and test some existing antiviral drugs to see if they can help in the treatment of COVID-19.

Though there isn't yet any antiviral treatment yet, there are a number of things that can relieve symptoms, both at home and at the hospital.

From: Treatment for COVID-19 WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

CDC: “Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).”

Richard Lassiter, MD, department of emergency medicine, Emory University Hospital.

Medscape: "Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Treatment and Management,” “So You Have a COVID-19 Patient; How Do You Treat Them?”

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on March 18, 2020

SOURCES:

CDC: “Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).”

Richard Lassiter, MD, department of emergency medicine, Emory University Hospital.

Medscape: "Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Treatment and Management,” “So You Have a COVID-19 Patient; How Do You Treat Them?”

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on March 18, 2020

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