WHO adds new drugs to COVID treatments amid Omicron surge

WHO adds new drugs to COVID treatments amid Omicron surge

WHO adds new drugs to COVID treatments amid Omicron surge

Aljazeera says The World Health Organization (WHO) has added two more drugs to its guidelines for recommended treatments for COVID-19, as the more infectious Omicron variant of the coronavirus triggers an unprecedented surge in cases around the world.

The drug baricitinib, which is also used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, is “strongly recommended” for patients with severe or critical COVID-19, in combination with corticosteroids, the UN agency’s panel of international experts said in the guidelines which were published by the British Medical Journal on Friday.

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/1/14/who-adds-new-drugs-to-covid-treatments-amid-omicron-surge


UK News Briefing Homepage uk news live today 24-7 Best on the market

UK News Briefing Homepage uk news live today 24-7 Best on the market

LIVE News Latest EU News Breaking news UK Politics COVID-19 US News World News United Arab Emirates Italian News Spain Palestine News News Briefings World News Briefing…
The Sun - Strictly Nadiya dumps fiance

The Sun - Strictly Nadiya dumps fiance

The Sun has an exclusive on Strictly dancer Nadiya Bychkova breaking up with her footballer fiance.
Daily Express - What a sorry state! New MPs plot to oust PM

Daily Express - What a sorry state! New MPs plot to oust PM

The Daily Express’s top story is on Tory MPs plotting to oust Boris Johnson after he apologised ten times for parties…

…………………

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WTX NEWS WITH YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY:

FacebookPlease like our page

Twitter Twitter updates available in English and Arabic. Please follow us and we would love to hear from you

Instagram – Follow our pages in English and Arabic

Leave a comment

Send a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.