Nigerian Government Investigates Pharmaceutical Stores Over Hike In Price Of Hydroxychloroquine

The federal government of Nigeria is investigating some drug stores in the country over outrageous hiking of prices of hydroxychloroquine, a controversial anti-malaria drug used for COVID-19 treatment. A drug store in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, Ebus Pharmacy Limited, was selling hydroxychloroquine at an exorbitant price of N50,000. The owner of Ebus Pharmacy, Boniface Ebugosi, said the hydroxychloroquine was an imported drug and that the dwindling value of the naira against the dollar was responsible for its high price. Other drug stores in Port Harcourt were also selling hydroxychloroquine at…

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Nigerian Doctors Fault US Dr. Stella Immanuel’s Unsubstantiated COVID-19 Cure

The guild of medical directors, a group of private hospital owners in Nigeria, said the claim by a Cameroon-born, Nigeria / U.S. trained doctor, Stella Immanuel, that COVID-19 has a cure is unproven. Ms Immanuel, is a pediatrician in Texas, United States. She had made claims in a video which later became viral that the combination of hydroxychloroquine, zinc, and the antibiotic Zithromax was a “cure” for the COVID-19 and that “you don’t need to wear a mask.” Flanked in front of the U.S. Supreme Court by seven other doctors,…

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Dettol Makers Repudiate Trumps Claim That Injecting Disinfectant Is A Possible Cure For COVID-19

At the White House briefing, President Trump had said that, researchers were looking at the effects of disinfectants on the virus and wondered aloud if they could be injected into people saying;   “the virus does a tremendous number on the lungs, so it would be interesting to check that.”   President Donald Trump had suggested injecting disinfectant could be a treatment against Covid-19. While, William Bryan of the Department of Homeland Security said that it was not being considered.   Ingesting disinfectant or cleaning products is very dangerous to…

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CHLOROQUINNE: TRUMP CLASH WITH MEDICAL EXPERTS OVER THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF DRUG; CHLOROQUINE NOT AN APPROVED CURE FOR COVID-19

Chloroquine, not an approved cure for COVID-19″ -Dr. Anthony Fauci, Mrs. Mojisola Adeyeye.   The President of the United State of America announced during a press briefing on Thursday that a malaria drug would work to for the treatment of Coronavirus. On the contrary, Dr. Anthony Fauci, a US government top infectious disease expert publicly disputed this assumption that such malaria drug could serve as cure for the Coronavirus. The unusual sparring played out on the national television during the daily White House briefing on the COVID-19 outbreak. It is…

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