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anti-malaria drug

British scientists halt hydroxychloroquine trial, call it 'useless'

The malaria drug was touted by U.S. President Donald Trump as a potential “game changer” in the pandemic

06 Jun 2020 3:42 PM

Despite FDA warning, Trump says he is taking hydroxychloroquine

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning about its use

19 May 2020 10:15 AM

Hydroxychloroquine study for coronavirus partly stopped as patients develop heart complications

One-fourth of those assigned to get 600 milligrams twice a day for 10 days developed heart rhythm problems, and trends suggested more deaths

14 Apr 2020 2:13 PM

Indian-origin scientist offers hope for malaria prevention

Malaria is a serious disease, which has caused nearly 400,000 deaths worldwide and in India and infected 1.3 million people.

03 Aug 2018 2:54 PM