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Hydroxychloroquine

Trump defends use of hydroxychloroquine, says it works in early stages of Covid-19 infection

Trump defends use of hydroxych...

Washington, July 29 (PTI): US President Donald Trump has again defended the use of hydroxychloroquine to ward off coronavirus, saying many frontline medical workers agree...

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New studies clarify what drugs help, hurt for Covid-19

New studies clarify what drugs...

London, July 18 (PTI/AP): Fresh studies give more information about what treatments do or don’t work for Covid-19, with high-quality methods that give reliable results....

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WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir/ritonavir trial for Covid-19 treatment

WHO discontinues hydroxychloro...

Geneva, July 5 (IANS): The World Health Organisation (WHO) announced on Saturday that it was discontinuing hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir arms for its Solidarity Trial, citing...

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Govt. lifts export ban on anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine

Govt. lifts export ban on anti...

New Delhi, June 18 (PTI): The government on Thursday lifted the export ban on anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine with immediate effect. The government on March 25...

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HCQ may not prevent Covid-19 illness if exposed to coronavirus — Study

HCQ may not prevent Covid-19 i...

Toronto, June 4 (PTI): The malaria drug hydroxychloroquine may not prevent Covid-19 illness or stop novel coronavirus infection when used as preventive medicine within four...

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New test method can offer safer dosages of hydroxychloroquine

New test method can offer safe...

London, June 1 (IANS): Researchers have developed a new method to measure levels of the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) in patients with the rheumatic disease...

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WHO suspends HCQ clinical trial on Covid-19 patients

WHO suspends HCQ clinical tria...

Geneva, May 26 (IANS): Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Director-General, said that a clinical trial of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) on Covid-19 patients has...

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Trump says he is taking unproven drug hydroxychloroquine to ward off coronavirus

Trump says he is taking unprov...

Washington, May 19 (PTI): US President Donald Trump has disclosed that he is taking daily doses of antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine to ward off the coronavirus,...

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US begins clinical trial of hydroxychloroquine, azithromycin

US begins clinical trial of hy...

Washington, May 15 (IANS): A clinical trial has begun in the US to evaluate whether the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, given together with the antibiotic azithromycin,...

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Hydroxychloroquine may not be effective against Covid-19 — Chinese study

Hydroxychloroquine may not be ...

Beijing, April 16 (IANS): To treat people infected with the coronavirus (COVID-19), many, including the US President Donald Trump, have supported the use of the...

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