According to a new study published this Monday in the medical journal The Lancet, patients COVID-19 who are treated with chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine, more likely to die from coronavirus. These findings all contradict the words of President trump, has repeatedly said the effectiveness of hydroxychloroquine, which he allegedly makes.
The study authors examined data of 671 hospitals around the world, obtained in the period from late December to mid-April. Examined the cases of more than 96 thousand people infected, 14 million of which had been prescribed chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine.
According to the report, 11% of those taking these drugs died compared with 9% of patients, they are not consumed. In addition, the study authors stressed that they were unable to find any convincing evidence of the use of any drugs.
Previously, the FDA has already issued an official statement, warning the Americans from the intake of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine in the home.