The SA Health Products Regulatory Authority says there's no evidence the anti parasitic drug Ivermectin is useful in treating Covid-19. eNCA speaks to Dr Boitumelo Semete-Makokotlela, CEO of Sahpra. Courtesy #DStv403
JOHANNESBURG - The health products regulator has terminated the use of Ivermectin to treat COVID-19.
Some doctors were allowed to use the anti-parasitic drug to treat the virus.
It followed a court settlement over its use.
SAHPRA says data shows the drug has no clinical efficacy.