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Drugs Trump Touted for Covid-19 Treatment Added to Shortage List

  • Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine used for malaria, lupus
  • FDA says that all manufacturers are ramping up production
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Drugs for malaria and certain autoimmune diseases that President Donald Trump touted as Covid-19 treatments have been added to the Food and Drug Administration’s shortage website.