JOHANNESBURG - ABEX Pharmaceutica says it's Cold Guard oral spray is not a treatment for COVID-19.
The company announced that the spray is able to deactivate 98.3% of the virus.
However, Company Chair, John Hallam, says the spray has not been tested on humans or animals.
"Firstly it is not a treatment, secondly there have been no trials on humans and animals, it has only been done in a laboratory and it was merely to test the mechanism of action which works exactly the same way as the cold virus," said Hallam.
He says more trials are underway.
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