New Treatment for Anthrax Approved

March 25, 2015 2:34 PM

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WEDNESDAY, March 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new treatment to prepare the United States for the potential release of deadly inhalational anthrax has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Anthrasil (Anthrax Immune Globulin Intravenous) is sanctioned, when combined with approved antibiotics, to support the nation's preparedness against a possible anthrax attack, the FDA said Wednesday in a news release. Other rare but possible means of human exposure to the deadly bacteria include inf...

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