WHO halts malaria drug in COVID-19 trials

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Published on July 4, 2020 - Duration: 01:05s

WHO halts malaria drug in COVID-19 trials

The World Health Organization said on Saturday that it was discontinuing its trials of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and combination HIV drug lopinavir/ritonavir in hospitalized patients with COVID-19 after they failed to reduce mortality.

This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.

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