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Trump drug hydroxychloroquine raises death risk in Covid patients, study says

BBC News Friday, 22 May 2020 ()
Coronavirus hospital patients given hydroxychloroquine were more likely to die, medical journal study says.
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News video: WHO Puts The Brakes On Hydroxychloroquine Trials

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The World Health Organization is pausing clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine as a possible treatment for the novel coronavirus COVID-19. According to Business Insider, the WHO's steering committee of the study met over the weekend. They agreed to suspend enrollment while gathering data about the...

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