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Two new pills are now available to treat COVID. Here’s how to determine whether you qualify to receive them.

Test positive for COVID? Effective and life-saving treatments may be available in Minnesota. The Food and Drug Administration recently approved two new pills—but they must be taken within the first five days of COVID symptoms. Seniors and many patients with high-risk medical conditions—including heart disease, diabetes, dementia, disabilities, HIV, and more—can obtain the medication for free.