Pharmaceutical Technology is using cookies

We use them to give you the best experience. If you continue using our website, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.

ContinueLearn More X

Dexamethasone: the first drug to improve survival chances for Covid-19 patients

The inexpensive, commonly used corticosteroid, dexamethasone, has become the first drug that is proven to reduce mortality in critical Covid-19 patients, based on results from the UK’s RECOVERY trial. It has now been approved for use through the UK’s NHS for patients requiring respiratory support. Let’s look a little closer at this ground-breaking drug.


Go Top