//NAFDAC SAYS CHLOROQUINE KILLS CORONA VIRUS IN EARLY STAGE

NAFDAC SAYS CHLOROQUINE KILLS CORONA VIRUS IN EARLY STAGE

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says evidence from reliable researches shows that Chloroquine can kill COVID-19 virus at the early stage.
The body’s Director-General ]) Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye who said this during a virtual news conference in Abuja on Tuesday stated that Remdesivir, made by Gilead Sciences Inc, has also been shown to kill the virus at late stages.
The NAFDAC boss further stated that he cost for treating people with chloroquine was way cheaper than with Remdesivir
She however noted that countries in West Africa like Ghana, Togo, and Senegal have also embraced the clinical use of Chloroquine for treatment.