Compassionate Use

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Redhill Biopharma’s Opaganib Shows Promise Among 6 Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients in Israel via Compassionate Use Program

RedHill Biopharma Ltd (RDHL), a specialty biopharmaceutical company, reports that all six hospitalized patients with confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection (the cause of COVID-19) that received their experimental drug opaganib (Yeliva®) demonstrated measurable clinical...

Baby Pia Denied Compassionate Use: Something ‘Ain’t’ Right in Basel

Novartis just can’t keep out of bad news. They have denied a request from the Belgian federal government to make the most expensive drug in the world (Zolgensma at $2 million) available to a Belgian toddler named Pia who suffers from spinal muscular atrophy, despite...