This could be great news.
The coronavirus outbreak is hurting the world’s economy and people, and the death toll has been climbing. However, it has been revealed that an anti-malaria drug called chloroquine could be effective for treating the virus. There have been three studies claiming that chloroquine phosphate was effective in treating COVID-19.
There have been small clinical trials proving that the use of the drug in curing COVID-19 were promising. A summary reported:
100% of patients that received a combination of HCQ and Azithromycin tested negative and were virologically cured within 6 days of treatment.
In addition, recent guidelines from South Korea and China report that hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine are effective antiviral therapeutic treatments for novel coronavirus.
If the drug does indeed, without a doubt, cure the coronavirus, then our prayers may have been answered. Read the rest of the story here.