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Remdesivir Dosage

Medically reviewed by Last updated on May 2, 2024.

Applies to the following strengths: 100 mg; 5 mg/mL

Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for COVID-19

Loading dose (Day 1): 200 mg IV as a single dose
Maintenance dose (from Day 2): 100 mg IV once a day

Duration of Therapy:

Use: For the treatment of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in patients who are:

Usual Pediatric Dose for COVID-19

28 Days of Age and Older:
Weight 3 to less than 40 kg:

Weight at least 40 kg:

Duration of Therapy:


Use: For the treatment of COVID-19 in patients who are:

Renal Dose Adjustments

Estimated GFR less than 30 mL/min: Not recommended.


Liver Dose Adjustments

Liver dysfunction: Data not available

During therapy:



History of clinically significant hypersensitivity reactions to the active component or any of the ingredients

Safety and efficacy have not been established in pediatric patients younger than 28 days or weighing less than 3 kg.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.


Data not available

Other Comments

Administration advice:

Storage requirements:

Reconstitution/preparation techniques:

IV compatibility:



Patient advice:

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