MPR Weekly Dose Podcast 83

This week the FDA approved a first-in-class switch for an antihistamine nasal spray, a new oral contraceptive, and Pradaxa was approved to prevent venous thromboembolism in pediatric patients. Also, we look at a published report on the real-world efficacy of the COVID-19 treatment remdesivir. 

MPR Weekly Dose Podcast 76

In this week’s pod, the FDA review the Emergency Use Authorization for bamlanivimab; Issues are identified at a Janssen manufacturing facility; Merck halts trials for investigational COVID therapy; A novel contraceptive is approved; And Ragwitek has its approval expanded.