Understanding Ivermectin's Increasing Popularity
Dr Mahaletchumy Arujanan, Executive Director, Malaysian Biotechnology Information Centre
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While mainly used as a drug to treat parasites in animals, Ivermectin is now touted by many as a treatment for Covid-19, despite the lack of medical evidence to show it's effective. We look at why so many people view it as a silver bullet, even though it is still unapproved by the Ministry of Health.
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Produced by: Tasha Fusil, Azlyna Mohd Noor
Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan, Lee Chwi Lynn
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