Hydroxychloroquine shortage looms after being hyped as COVID-19 cure
By Michael Woodhead
24 Mar 2020
The government has moved to restrict prescribing of hydroxychloroquine to specialists after the US president described the drug as one of the “biggest game changers in the history of medicine” in a tweet based on preliminary results from a small French trial in 26 patients with COVID-19. The TGA says prescribing is now restricted to ...