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WHO includes hydroxychloroquine in solidarity trial again

WHO includes hydroxychloroquine in solidarity trial again

🕔10:15, 4.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 4  The World Health Organisation on Wednesday said that anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) will return to the solidarity trial for the potential treatment of coronavirus disease. At a press conference in the WHO headquarters in Geneva, Director

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India to continue using HCQ as prophylaxis for COVID: ICMR

India to continue using HCQ as prophylaxis for COVID: ICMR

🕔18:22, 26.May 2020

New Delhi, May 26 The Indian Council of Medical Research on Tuesday said it will continue using hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) medicine as prophylaxis for COVID-19 disease. Speaking at a press conference, Dr Balram Bhargava, Director General (DG) of the ICMR, told the

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Pharma companies increase ‘HCQ’ production to meet demand

Pharma companies increase ‘HCQ’ production to meet demand

🕔17:16, 12.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 12  Assuring that the country has adequate supply of the anti-malaria tablets ‘Hydroxychloroquine’ for both domestic and export demand along with other key medicines, the Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance (IPA) on Sunday said that pharma companies are ramping

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Bolsonaro thanks India for allowing export of raw materials for hydroxychloroquine

Bolsonaro thanks India for allowing export of raw materials for hydroxychloroquine

🕔10:40, 9.Apr 2020

Brasilia, April 9  Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has thanked India for allowing export of raw materials to increase the production of hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malaria drug used to treat the novel coronavirus. While addressing the nation on Wednesday, the President said

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President Trump praises, thanks PM Modi profusely for HCQ

President Trump praises, thanks PM Modi profusely for HCQ

🕔07:19, 9.Apr 2020

New Delhi/Washington, April 9  The US president Donald Trump on Thursday profusely praised and thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his decision to supply hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), the anti-malaria drug used for COVID-19 disease, to some of the most affected nations.

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India lifts partial ban on hydroxychloroquine after Trump’s request

India lifts partial ban on hydroxychloroquine after Trump’s request

🕔13:39, 7.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 7  The government has decided to lift a partial ban on hydroxychloroquine after US President Donald Trump requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to export the drug to aid America’s fight against the deadly Covid-19 disease. Official sources

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Trump sends $2.9 million aid, awaits hydroxychloroquine supply from India

Trump sends $2.9 million aid, awaits hydroxychloroquine supply from India

🕔17:00, 6.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 6  The Donald Trump administration has provided $2.9 million to aid India’s fight against the coronavirus disease. In an official statement issued by US Embassy in New Delhi on Monday, the US government said that the pandemic

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Govt restricts sale of wonder drug ‘hydroxychloroquine’

Govt restricts sale of wonder drug ‘hydroxychloroquine’

🕔10:30, 27.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 27 The Centre has restricted sale and distribution of “hydroxychloroquine” declaring it as an essential drug to treat the COVID-19 patients and meet the requirements of emergency arising due to the pandemic. The Ministry of Health and Family

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COVID-19: Trump says anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine could be gamechanger

COVID-19: Trump says anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine could be gamechanger

🕔06:57, 20.Mar 2020

New York, March 20  Anti-malaria drug Hydroxychloroquine is being touted by US President Donald Trump as a possible gamechanger in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, with “very very encouraging results” in early testing. “We know that if things don’t

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