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# hydroxychloroquine - Thursday 4 June, 2020

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

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? Covid-19 This post contains videos

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

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 Coronavirus This post contains videos

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

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

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?

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 Hydroxychloroquine This post contains videos

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

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