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WHO’s take on remdesivir leads to more confusion over coronavirus drugs.

Health officials around the world are clashing over the use of certain drugs for COVID-19, leading to different treatment options for patients depending on where they live.

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Remdesivir not recommended for hospitalized coronavirus patients, WHO says.

The advice is another setback for the drug, which grabbed worldwide attention as a potentially effective treatment for COVID-19 in the summer after early trials showed some promise.

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FDA approves first coronavirus drug, may help recovery.

The drug, which California-based Gilead Sciences Inc. is calling Veklury, cut the time to recovery by five days — from 15 days to 10 on average — in a large study led by the U.S. National Institutes of Health.

Calgary man dies after contracting COVID-19 at Foothills hospital;family seeks remdesivir for daughter on ventilator.

A Calgary family is mourning the death of their father after he was diagnosed with COVID-19 while being treated at the Foothills hospital. The family is fighting for his daughter, who also tested positive, to have access to remdesivir.

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Trump’s coronavirus diagnosis: What we know and don’t know.

Here's a look at what we know and what we don't know so far.

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