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REMDESIVIR (rem DE si veer) is an antiviral medicine used to treat COVID-19. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
This medication is injected into a vein. It is given by your care team in a hospital or clinic setting.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medication in children. While it may be prescribed for selected conditions, precautions do apply.
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report these to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
This medication is given in a hospital or clinic. It will not be stored at home.
They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications:
Keep appointments for follow-up doses. It is important not to miss your dose. Call your care team if you are unable to keep an appointment.
Your condition will be monitored carefully while you are receiving this medicine.
Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular check-ups. Tell your doctor if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse.
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