Brazil’s Health Ministry has approved hyrdoxychloroquine for treatment of Covid19. CNN reports.
Following this development, the ministry also warned that it should only be used in hospitals as it poses great health risk and could even lead to death of a patient.
This is coming as Brazil seem to have joined the line of countries with the most hit of the global pandemic as more than 20,000 people have so far died from COVID-19 in Brazil after the country registered its highest one-day toll.
Brazil remains the epicentre of the pandemic in Latin America and has recorded more than 310,000 confirmed cases of Covid19.