Chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine for prophylaxis of COVID-19

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Chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine for prophylaxis of COVID-19

Description

In-vitro studies have shown that chloroquine is effective against several viruses, including severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV).

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-04-17

Citation

Principi, Nicola, and Susanna Esposito. 2020. "Chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine for prophylaxis of COVID-19." The Lancet Infectious Diseases.

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Free online on Lancet site.