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RSS FeedsWHO ending hydroxychloroquine trial for COVID
(WorldNews Health)

 
 

4 july 2020 23:09:45

 
WHO ending hydroxychloroquine trial for COVID
(WorldNews Health)
 


The World Health Organization says it is ending a trial into whether anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine helps patients hospitalized with COVID-19. WHO said Saturday it has “accepted the recommendation” from the committee overseeing the trial to discontinue testing of hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir, a drug combination used to treat HIV/AIDS. The drugs were being compared with standard care for hospitalized patients. WHO says a review of the interim results showed hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir “produce little or no reduction in the mortality of hospitalized COVID-19 patients when compared to standard of care.” The agency adds that while there was no “solid evidence”...


 
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