On Monday, Pfizer CEO Albert Burla, who passed quadruple vaccinationstated that he tested positive for COVID-19 and had very mild symptoms.
According to his Twitter post, he has started a course of oral antiviral treatment for COVID-19 Paxlovid, is in self-isolation and is following all public health precautions.
The Paxlovid tablet is cleared by the FDA for emergency use to treat mild to moderate COVID-19 in high-risk patients over the age of twelve, and has recently also been used to treat U.S. President Biden.
Burla received four doses of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech. “We have gone so far in our efforts to fight this disease that I am confident that I will recover soon,” he added in a new post on Monday.
In March, Burla said in an interview with CBS that a fourth COVID-19 booster was “essential,” although he had previously argued that annual vaccines would be the best approach to combat the virus.
As we reported previously“Reinfection in vaccinated people is more common than previously thought,” according to a statement from Icelandic scientists who have been evaluating individuals re-infected with SARS-CoV-2 during Omicron waves in Iceland.
Against this background, the disease of the 4-fold vaccinated CEO of Pfizer is simply a mockery …