Safety considerations of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine in treatment of COVID-19.
Clin Microbiol Infect. 2020 May 15;:
Authors: Gevers S, Kwa MSG, Wijnans E, van Nieuwkoop C
Chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine are both used to treat COVID-19. Safety data in this specific population is largely unknown. In particular, cardiologic, gastro-intestinal and neuropsychiatric side-effects of (hydroxychloroquine) needs special attention in COVID-19 patients.
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