Trump’s Favourite Coronavirus Drug Is Linked to a Higher Risk of Death and Heart Problems, Study Shows

Vice | May 23, 2020 at 11:00 AM
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  • With 96,000 patients at 671 hospitals around the world, the analysis was the biggest yet to examine the promises and pitfalls of drugs like hydroxychloroquine while treating coronavirus.
  • There was a 34% increased risk of death among patients who were given hydroxychloroquine alone, and a 45% greater risk for those who received that drug in combination with an antibiotic.