Q.5 Is there a vaccine, drug or treatment to get protection from the 2019 novel Coronavirus?

Currently there is no vaccine available to protect against 2019 novel Coronavirus. Not yet. To date, there is no vaccine and no specific antiviral medicine to prevent or treat COVID-2019. However, those affected should receive care to relieve symptoms. People with serious illness should be hospitalized. Most patients recover thanks to supportive care. Possible vaccines and some specific drug treatments are under investigation. They are being tested through clinical trials. WHO is coordinating efforts to develop vaccines and medicines to prevent and treat COVID-19.

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