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# hydroxychloroquine - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

WHO advises against the use of anti-Malaria drug to prevent Covid-19 infection
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# Hydroxychloroquine

WHO advises against the use of anti-Malaria drug to prevent Covid-19 infection

Mar 2nd 2021, 6:00 AM 12,781 Views 4 Comments

The recommendation comes from a WHO Guideline Development Group, which are a panel of international experts.

# hydroxychloroquine - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Trump defends supporting viral video of doctors promoting disproved coronavirus treatment
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# Hydroxychloroquine

Trump defends supporting viral video of doctors promoting disproved coronavirus treatment

Jul 29th 2020, 10:33 AM 38,057 Views 124 Comments

Scientific studies have shown hydroxychloroquine can do more harm than good when used to treat symptoms of Covid-19.

# hydroxychloroquine - Friday 24 July, 2020

Debunked: No, the HSE has not banned a Covid-19 treatment in order to later 'push' a vaccine
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# Coronavirus

Debunked: No, the HSE has not banned a Covid-19 treatment in order to later 'push' a vaccine

Jul 24th 2020, 10:00 PM 20,544 Views 31 Comments

A widely shared Facebook post incorrectly claims that medications which ‘cure’ the virus have been banned in Ireland.

# hydroxychloroquine - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Hydroxychloroquine study in Lancet pulled after authors couldn't verify data
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# Surgisphere

Hydroxychloroquine study in Lancet pulled after authors couldn't verify data

Jun 4th 2020, 10:02 PM 22,489 Views 39 Comments

The now-retracted study found that hydroxychloroquine showed no benefit against the coronavirus – and even increased the risk of dying in hospital.

# hydroxychloroquine - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Explainer: After Donald Trump claims he's 'taking it', what are Irish experts saying about hydroxychloroquine?
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# Covid-19

Explainer: After Donald Trump claims he's 'taking it', what are Irish experts saying about hydroxychloroquine?

May 19th 2020, 1:03 PM 42,096 Views 126 Comments

The drug is not approved for use against Covid-19 in the US or here.

# hydroxychloroquine - Monday 18 May, 2020

'I've heard a lot of good stories': Trump tells reporters he's been taking hydroxychloroquine
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# Coronavirus

'I've heard a lot of good stories': Trump tells reporters he's been taking hydroxychloroquine

May 18th 2020, 10:07 PM 53,587 Views 118 Comments

It has not been proven the anti-malaria drug is effective at preventing or helping to treat Covid-19.

# hydroxychloroquine - Friday 15 May, 2020

Drug backed by Donald Trump does not help treat Covid-19, according to new research
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# Hydroxychloroquine

Drug backed by Donald Trump does not help treat Covid-19, according to new research

May 15th 2020, 6:10 AM 19,138 Views 64 Comments

In one study, adverse effects were more common in patients who received hydroxychloroquine.

# hydroxychloroquine - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Hydroxychloroquine: Is Trump's 'game-changer' drug effective against Covid-19?

Hydroxychloroquine: Is Trump's 'game-changer' drug effective against Covid-19?

Mar 25th 2020, 4:52 PM 78,269 Views 72 Comments

Chloroquine has been used for decades to prevent people catching malaria.

# hydroxychloroquine - Saturday 21 March, 2020

'I’m a smart guy, I feel good about it': Trump clashes with top medical expert over virus drug for Covid-19
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'I’m a smart guy, I feel good about it': Trump clashes with top medical expert over virus drug for Covid-19

Mar 21st 2020, 8:18 AM 242,812 Views 201 Comments

The president said he had “a feeling” about the drug, while Dr Anthony Fauci cautioned it was unproven.