Fast Five Quiz: Monkeypox

Bret A. Nicks, MD


October 03, 2022

Approved for treating smallpox disease, tecovirimat also has an off-label investigational use of treatment (ie, compassionate use) for monkeypox from the FDA. Other monkeypox medications include vaccines and a limited stockpile of other antivirals such as cidofovir. Information about obtaining tecovirimat is available for providers.

Learn more about tecovirimat.