FDA Authorizes Pharmacists to Prescribe Paxlovid
On Wednesday, the FDA revised the Paxlovid Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to authorize state-licensed pharmacists to prescribe Paxlovid to eligible patients, with certain limitations. This has a significant effect on increasing accessibility to treatment for eligible patients. The critical role of pharmacists during the global pandemic can not be understated. Pharmacists remain on the frontline and continue to prove themselves as essential healthcare providers.