U.S. hospitals slash use of drug championed by Trump as coronavirus treatment
Friday, 29 May 2020 U.S. hospitals said they have pulled way back on the use of hydroxychloroquine, the malaria drug touted by President Donald Trump as a COVID-19 treatment, after several studies suggested it is not effective and may pose significant risks.
The World Health Organization announced they are temporarily suspending clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine.
The controversial drug has been used as an experimental coronavirus treatment for the past several months.
Now, amid mounting safety concerns experts are ending all clinical trials...