Antimalarial Drugs and COVID -19

Modupe Iretiola Builders, Joseph Oyepata Simeon, Timothy Olugbenga Ogundeko, Philip Builders
2020 Sumerianz journal of medical and healthcare  
The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a novel virus known as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), that is ravaging the world. Therefore, the need to find new preventive and therapeutic drug at the earliest possible time additionally to the implementation of preventive measures such as early detection, isolation and treatment of cases as well as minimization of transmission through physical interaction. Moreover, specific vaccines and yet effective treatment that
more » ... get the 2019. This review focuses on the use of antimalarial drugs as therapeutics interventions for COVID-19.
doi:10.47752/sjmh.312.111.116 fatcat:yacv6rzwpjco3bprtcvfuwnyzi