Hydroxychloroquine(Search results - 21)
Top StoriesMar 2, 2021, 2:23 PM IST
India rushes 1000 tons of rice to drought-hit southern Madagascar
The humanitarian assistance will be delivered on-board Indian naval ship Jalashwa and is expected to reach the Port of Ehoala in Madagascar between March 21-24.
IndiaAug 27, 2020, 2:00 PM IST
COVID patients on hydroxychloroquine more likely to be re-infected: Report submitted to ICMR
The sero-surveillance report of West Midnapore district states that there is no antibody stability in the body of COVID-19 patients and that there are chances of them getting re-infected again. The report added that antibodies are stable for only two months on average.
WORLDJul 29, 2020, 9:02 AM IST
Coronavirus: Trump defends disproved 'hydroxychloroquine' for COVID-19 treatment
The President, in a marked shift from the more measured approach he’s taken toward the virus in recent days, took to Twitter to promote hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for COVID-19
WORLDJul 17, 2020, 9:12 AM IST
Coronavirus: US study shows hydroxychloroquine ineffective against mild COVID-19
"Hydroxychloroquine did not substantially reduce symptom severity or prevalence over time in non-hospitalized persons with early COVID-19," the researchers wrote in an article to be published in the Annals of Internal Medicine journal on Thursday.
WORLDJul 8, 2020, 9:06 AM IST
Coronavirus: Hydroxychloroquine highly politicised in US but used widely in India, says White House official
"The idea that this is a dangerous drug is just silly, but if you ask the American people based on the media's coverage of it, that is kind of the state of play right now," White House Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy director Peter Navarro said
WORLDJul 5, 2020, 10:45 AM IST
Coronavirus: WHO halts trials of hydroxychloroquine and HIV drugs after failure to reduce mortality rate
The solidarity trial was established by the WHO to find an effective coronavirus treatment for patients. It began with five arms looking at possible treatments.
WORLDJun 18, 2020, 8:37 AM IST
Coronavirus: WHO halts trial of hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients
World Health Organisation halted trial of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) in COVID-19 patients after new data, studies showed no benefit from anti-malaria drug
IndiaJun 11, 2020, 8:40 AM IST
Coronavirus: India lifts ban on exporting hydroxychloroquine
"Department of Pharmaceuticals has approved the lifting of ban on export of Hydroxychloroquine API as well as formulations," Union minister Sadananda Gowda said.
WORLDJun 4, 2020, 12:30 PM IST
Coronavirus: Hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent COVID-19, reveals study
US President Trump took a two-week course of hydroxychloroquine, along with zinc and Vitamin D, after two staffers tested positive for COVID-19. A study has revealed that hydroxychloroquine is ineffective in preventing the coronavirus
WORLDJun 4, 2020, 9:02 AM IST
Anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine COVID-19 trials to resume, says WHO
Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the WHO's safety monitoring committee for the global trial had now examined all available mortality data about hydroxychloroquine.
WORLDJun 4, 2020, 8:51 AM IST
Doctors keeping close eye on Trump's intake of malarial drug hydroxychloroquine
US President Donald Trump has actively debated for hydroxychloroquine and has been using it for two weeks now to prevent coronavirus infection
WORLDJun 1, 2020, 9:02 AM IST
US delivers 2 million doses of hydroxychloroquine to Brazil, says White House
Brazil is the hardest hit South American country and just like Donald Trump, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is an advocate of hydroxychloroquine
WORLDMay 29, 2020, 9:47 AM IST
Donald Trump feeling absolutely great after taking hydroxychloroquine, says White House
The drug is not FDA-approved for the treatment of COVID-19, but it has been identified as a possible treatment for the infection and the US government has requested its immediate availability
WORLDMay 27, 2020, 2:16 PM IST
WHO assures to review safety data on use of hydroxychloroquine by mid-June
Last month, the food and drug administration (FDA) had already warned against the usage of HCQ outside of a hospital setting, just seven days after it approved an emergency use authorisation for the drug
WORLDMay 26, 2020, 9:10 AM IST
Coronavirus: WHO pauses clinical trials of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine over safety concerns
The Lancet study found that hydroxychloroquine can produce potentially serious side effects, particularly heart arrhythmia