Covid update: new treatment Announcement

10 December 2021

A press release has been issued relating to antiviral treatments for COVID-19. 

The following two announcements have been made: 

-There will be an antivirals trial for those testing positive with covid. This will be available to everyone over 50 and those with specific health conditions. Please refer to the link in this article to see who is eligible. 

-For people who are particularly vulnerable to covid, from next week rapid access to treatment will be available. Eligibility includes those with ‘certain inflammatory conditions’ the exact conditions to be considered is yet to be confirmed. 

Please keep an eye on our website for updates or speak to a member of our helpline team.

You can see the official government statement here.