What is the COVID-19 treatment sotrovimab?

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Description

The medication has shown promise in reducing hospitalisation and risk of death, and there is a chance it could be used in primary care. But experts warn the data is limited.

Subject

COVID-19

General practice

Monoclonal antibody treatment for mild-moderate early disease

Period9 Aug 2021

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Media contributions

  • TitleWhat is the COVID-19 treatment sotrovimab?
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletNews GP
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date9/08/21
    DescriptionThe medication has shown promise in reducing hospitalisation and risk of death, and there is a chance it could be used in primary care. But experts warn the data is limited.
    Producer/AuthorAnastasia Tsirtsakis
    PersonsMark Morgan