No Recommendations for COVID-19 Treatment for Now
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No Recommendations for COVID-19 Treatment for Now

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. There is currently insufficient evidence to recommend any particular medication for treatment of COVID-19, an expert panel of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) has concluded. Many pharmacologic therapies are being used or considered for the treatment of patients with […]

Lessons From the HIV Epidemic for the COVID-19 Pandemic
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Lessons From the HIV Epidemic for the COVID-19 Pandemic

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. From a mostly quiet hospital, Karen Joynt-Maddox, MD, from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, is watching COVID-19 cases spread from Boston to New York City to nearby Illinois with grim certainty. “There’s no reason to think that we will […]

Dr. Marc Siegel describes HIV drug as 'very exciting' potential coronavirus treatment
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Dr. Marc Siegel describes HIV drug as ‘very exciting’ potential coronavirus treatment

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.  Sign up here. Fox News medical contributor Dr. Marc Siegel told “Tucker Carlson Tonight” Monday that an experimental drug typically used to treat HIV and breast cancer may be a promising treatment for the coronavirus. On Friday, the Daily Mail reported that two coronavirus patients in New York City were moved out […]

More Hydroxychloroquine Data From France
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More Hydroxychloroquine Data From France

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. A controversial study led by Didier Raoult, MD, PhD, on the combination of hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin in patients with COVID-19 was published on March 20, as reported by Medscape Medical News. The latest results from the same Marseille team, which involve […]