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Top Health Official: Time To ‘Move On' From Hydroxychloroquine Efficacy Claims

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

There's "no evidence" to show the anti-malarial drug is effective in treating COVID-19, Adm. Brett Giroir said.
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Trump health official: Time to ‘move on' from hydroxychloroquine

Trump health official: Time to ‘move on' from hydroxychloroquine

1 month ago   |   By Politico

A top official in the Trump administration's Covid-19 response effort said Sunday there was no evidence that hydroxychloroquine was an effective treatment for the virus, despite President Donald Trump's continued promotion of the malaria drug.
In an interview on NBC's "Meet the Press," administration testing czar Brett Giroir said he could not recommend hydroxychloroquine because trials "do not show any benefit."
"We need to move on from that and talk about what is effective, said Giroir, assistant secretary at the Department of Health and Human Services.
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