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    Default Limited Supply May Scupper Propsals To Use Antimalarial Drug To Ward Off Covid-19

    BMJ
    April 2 2020

    Limited global supplies may scupper proposals to use the antimalarial drugs, chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine, to lessen the symptoms of Covid-19 infection or ward it off altogether, say Italian doctors in a letter published online today in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.
    The results of preliminary lab tests have prompted scientists to propose that these drugs be used to treat patients with pneumonia caused by Covid-19 infection. This approach has already been included in Chinese guidelines on how best to manage the disease.


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    Default Re: Limited Supply May Scupper Propsals To Use Antimalarial Drug To Ward Off Covid-19

    Perhaps, the U.S. would be willing to share its stash of hydroxychloroquine with the rest of the world. According to the U.S. President, the U.S. has stockpiled 29 million hydroxychloroquine pills.
    https://www.newsweek.com/trump-says-...k-then-1496232

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    Default Re: Limited Supply May Scupper Propsals To Use Antimalarial Drug To Ward Off Covid-19

    Then I wonder why people who have prescriptions for this drug, and depend upon it, are suddenly unable to get refills. It appears that demand has suddenly outpaced supply.
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