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COVID-19: Canada has already received 1st shipment of Pfizer antiviral pill, procurement minister says

Procurement Minister Filomena Tassi announced on Monday that Canada had already received its first shipment of more than 30,000 treatment courses of Pfizer’s Paxlovid COVID-19 antiviral pill, and said another 120,000 would arrive by the end of March. Health Canada announced it had approved the pill for use Monday morning.