As I have said in earlier post….
Fauci has lost his cautious view about using malaria drug hydroxychloroquine for the corona virus….
Trump & Co. will NOT wait for a vaccine 12 to 18 months out…
It should be noted that there are reports that some doctor’s and hospitals are ALREADY prescribing the drug to virus patients…
The Trump administration is pushing ahead with a plan to “surge” the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine to coronavirus hot zones around the country — even though there is little evidence that the treatment is effective, and ample proof that it can harm some patients.
Health experts have preached caution about putting the drug and its decadesold cousin chloroquine into wide use without the benefit of data from ongoing clinical trials. Hype surrounding the drugs has frustrated federal health officials who say that outsized attention on still-unproven treatmentsfrom the president and his top aides, including trade adviser Peter Navarro, could fuel false hope.
As the coronavirus outbreak grinds on, here are six things you need to know about chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine….