Fauci: no evidence anti-malaria drug Trump pushes works against virus | World news | The Guardian

Fauci: no evidence anti-malaria drug Trump pushes works against virus | World news | The Guardian

On 21 March, the day after another nationally-televised Trump claim that the drug “looked promising”, Fauci was asked directly if it could be used to treat Covid-19.

“The answer is no,” he said.

Last month, a man in Arizona died after he and his wife took chloroquine phosphate, an additive used to clean fish tanks that is also found in hydroxychloroquine.

via Fauci: no evidence anti-malaria drug Trump pushes works against virus | World news | The Guardian