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The President Took A Rare Combination Of COVID-19 Drugs. Will It Help?

After testing positive for COVID-19 last week, President Trump was given three drugs in various phases of testing: an antiviral, monoclonal antibodies and a steroid. On this week’s episode of PODCAST-19, we discuss what happens when all three are combined and why the average American can’t expect to receive the same treatment.

Don’t want to miss an episode of PODCAST-19, FiveThirtyEight’s weekly look at what we know — and what we know we don’t know — about COVID-19? Subscribe on your favorite podcasting app. For example, here’s where to do it on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

Anna Rothschild was FiveThirtyEight’s senior producer for video.

Sinduja Srinivasan was the producer for PODCAST-19.