What are Monoclonal Antibodies?

Monoclonal Antibodies

Monoclonal antibodies are lab-manufactured antibodies, which function similarly to the ones your own body makes in response to an infection. Doctors recommend Covid antibody infusion therapy in Metairie to augment a patient’s immune response and help them fight off the virus and decrease their chances of progressing to more severe illness. Evidence shows that treatment with specific monoclonal antibodies can reduce your risk of requiring evaluation in the emergency department and being hospitalized due to COVID-19. This therapy was made available through a food and drug administration for emergency use.

Are monoclonal antibodies for COVID-19 available under a EUA?

Because of the pandemic, an emergency declaration made by the secretary of health and human services gave the FDA the ability … Read the rest