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Severe Illness Associated with Using Non-Pharmaceutical Chloroquine Phosphate to Prevent and Treat Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Distributed via the CDC Health Alert Network CDCHAN-00431 Summary Chloroquine phosphate, when used without a prescription and supervision of a healthcare provider, can cause serious health consequences, including death. Clinicians and public health […]

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Chloroquine Use For COVID-19 Shows No Benefit In First Small—But Limited—Controlled Trial

A pharmacist shows a box of tablets called “Plaquenil”, on March 23, 2020, in Rennes, western Results from the first controlled study of hydroxychloroquine for treating COVID-19 showed no significant difference in outcomes between those who received the drug and those who received usual care. Hydroxychloroquine is one of […]

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