FDA Expands Remdesivir Approval for Moderate Cases of Coronavirus

The FDA announced Friday that its emergency use authorization for experimental drug remdesivir to treat COVID-19 had expanded to include all hospitalized patients, one week after new research indicated the drug may be effective against moderate illness.

Trump to Sign Order Preventing 'Essential' Drugs to Come From Overseas

President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order while visiting Ohio, that would require the federal government to purchase certain drugs from American manufacturers. More than 70 percent of drug ingredients supplied to the U.S. are from oversea companies.