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Ivermectin; updated information shows this is not an effective treatment to prevent severe covid-19 illness.

Ivermectin; updated information shows this is not an effective treatment to prevent severe covid-19 illness. Ivermectin is inexpensive and now in short supply, as doctors prescribe this drug used for heartworm in animals or acne rosacea in humans for off-label prophylactic covid-19 use.  Some governments suggest they may not be able to get enough Ivermectin. Are people taking this as an unproven alternative to vaccination? Vaccination which is accepted and recommended internationally and Ivermectin are mutually exclusive in their intent and risk level.  True, vaccines have reduced the severity of disease but are not foolproof and they have a small Read More »