Second U Of M Study Determines Hydroxychloroquine Does Not Treat COVID-19 Symptoms"There is no convincing evidence that hydroxychloroquine can either prevent COVID-19 after exposure or reduce illness severity after developing early symptoms," said Caleb Skipper, one of the lead authors on the paper.
U Of M Researchers Determine Hydroxychloroquine Does Not Prevent COVID-19The University of Minnesota's study determined approximately 12% of those given the drug developed COVID-19 symptoms, compared to the 14% given the vitamin placebo.
'How Can I Be Sick?' Woman Who Took Hydroxychloroquine For 19 Years To Treat Lupus Still Got COVID-19A Wisconsin woman is warning people that the anti-malarial drug, hydroxychloroquine, wil not protect someone from COVID-19.
Reality Check: Who In Minnesota Hoarded An Unproven Coronavirus Drug?New data shows first time prescriptions for hydroxy-chloroquine unexpectedly jumped on March 19. The same day President Trump began calling it a possible "miracle drug" against COVID-19, describing "very, very encouraging results."
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Arthritis Sufferers Alarmed By Shortage Of Hydroxychloroquine, Touted As COVID-19 CureHydroxychloroquine helps reduce inflammation in joints, but it's also being touted as a potential treatment for COVID-19, putting the drug in short supply for those with prescriptions.
What Is Hydroxychloroquine?President Trump has said the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine “could be a game-changer” in the fight against COVID-19.