File: Details of the programme will be revealed soon. AFP/Luis Robayo
JOHANNESBURG - The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) has resolved to facilitate controlled access to Ivermectin for COVID-19 treatment.
SAHPRA says it will be engaging with medical professionals and a guideline will be published soon.
There has been much debate around the use of the drug.
South Africa's COVID-19 death toll is 41,797.
Confirmed COVID-19 cases are now over 1.4 million.