April 14, 2021
Health News

Hydroxychloroquine not recommended for coronavirus treatment: WHO panel – Fox News

An expert panel advising the World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a strong recommendation against using hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19.
Guidance published in the British Medical Journal this week draws on findings from six trials with over 6,000 participants, and “high certainty evidence” found that the anti-malarial drug “had a small or no effect” on deaths and hospital admissions, while “moderate certainty evidence” found little effect on lab-confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection.

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