Hydroxychloroquine, Trump and Covid-19: what you need to know
As the US president reports he is taking antimalarial drug, what are the risks and research?
- Coronavirus – live US updates
- Live global updates
- Hydroxychloroquine: a guide to the scientific studies so far
- Podcast: the story behind Trump’s ‘miracle’ drug hydroxychloroquine
Donald Trump has reignited a controversy over the antimalarial drugs chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine after telling reporters he was taking the latter to protect himself against coronavirus. What do we know about these drugs?