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Gilead’s $2,340 price for coronavirus drug draws criticism

The maker of a drug shown to shorten recovery time for severely ill COVID-19 patients says it will charge $2,340 for a typical treatment course for people covered by government health programs in the United States and other developed countries. Gilead Sciences announced the price Monday for remdesivir, and said the price would be $3,120…

Gilead’s Covid-19 drug remdesivir to cost $2,340 per patient in US

Gilead Sciences Inc has priced its Covid-19 drug candidate remdesivir at $390 per vial for the United States and governments of other developed countries, it said on Monday, setting the price of a five-day course at $2,340 per patient. The price for US private insurance companies will be $520 per vial, the drugmaker said, which…

New Data Show Gilead’s Covid-19 Treatment Functions Better on Specific Clients

Updated May 23, 2020 2:06 pm ET / Original May 23, 2020 2:05 pm ET Order Reprints Print Article Text size Photograph by ULRICH PERREY/POOL/AFP via Getty Images Data from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’ study on the Gilead Sciences Covid-19 antiviral remdesivir was published by the New England Journal of Medicine…

Gilead’s remdesivir enhances time to recovery for COVID-19 patients in peer-reviewed results, NIAID states

Published: May 22, 2020 at 7:15 p.m. ET Gilead Sciences Inc.'s antiviral drug remdesivir improved COVID-19 patients' recovery time in peer-reviewed data from a study by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the NIAID announced Friday afternoon. In a follow-up to positive preliminary data released last month, NIAID revealed Friday that peer-reviewed data…

Explainer: What does brand-new data state about Gilead’s experimental coronavirus drug?

View photosInvestigational remdesivir vials are capped at a Gilead Sciences facility in La VerneBy Nancy LapidNEW YORK (Reuters) - New clinical data on Gilead Sciences Inc's experimental antiviral drug remdesivir has raised hopes it might be an effective treatment for the novel coronavirus that has infected more than 3 million people and killed over 225,000…

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