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Ivermectin (22,23-dihydroavermectin B1a + 22,23-dihydroavermectin B1b) is a broad-spectrum antiparasitic medication. It is traditionally used against worms, but more recently found to be effective against mites and some lice too. Ivermectin is currently being used to help eliminate river blindness (onchocerciasis) in the Americas and stop transmission of lymphatic filariasis around the world.
WHO experts suggest antiviral drug for patients with non-severe covid-19 at highest risk of hospitalization

WHO experts suggest antiviral drug for patients with non-severe covid-19 at highest risk of hospitalization

Study explores the decline in viral load and immune response in COVID-19 patients

Study explores the decline in viral load and immune response in COVID-19 patients

Studies continue to prove ivermectin for COVID-19 treatment ineffectual

Studies continue to prove ivermectin for COVID-19 treatment ineffectual

Prescribing of ineffective COVID drugs could have been influenced by political affiliation

Prescribing of ineffective COVID drugs could have been influenced by political affiliation

Study to evaluate efficacy of higher dose of ivermectin for treating mild-to-moderate COVID-19

Study to evaluate efficacy of higher dose of ivermectin for treating mild-to-moderate COVID-19

UC joins nationwide trial to evaluate efficacy of repurposed drugs for mild-to-moderate COVID-19

UC joins nationwide trial to evaluate efficacy of repurposed drugs for mild-to-moderate COVID-19

Study paves the way for efficient one-dose strategy to reduce scabies prevalence

Study paves the way for efficient one-dose strategy to reduce scabies prevalence

Study finds overexpression of 3 SARS-CoV-2 genes could globally compromise transcriptome of human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes

Study finds overexpression of 3 SARS-CoV-2 genes could globally compromise transcriptome of human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes

Evaluating the use of megadoses of corticosteroids as a treatment of COVID-19

Evaluating the use of megadoses of corticosteroids as a treatment of COVID-19

Antimicrobial resistance causes more deaths than HIV and malaria

Antimicrobial resistance causes more deaths than HIV and malaria

A nematode infection can become severe and deadly with the use of corticosteroids

A nematode infection can become severe and deadly with the use of corticosteroids

UTSW study points to a new way to fight parasitic nematode diseases

UTSW study points to a new way to fight parasitic nematode diseases

Convalescent plasma not recommended for patients with covid-19, WHO experts say

Convalescent plasma not recommended for patients with covid-19, WHO experts say

Hospitals refused to give patients ivermectin. Lockdowns and political pressure followed.

Hospitals refused to give patients ivermectin. Lockdowns and political pressure followed.

Comparing effectiveness of virus and patients-centered strategies to reduce COVID-19 mortality

Comparing effectiveness of virus and patients-centered strategies to reduce COVID-19 mortality

As constituents clamor for ivermectin, Republican politicians embrace the cause

As constituents clamor for ivermectin, Republican politicians embrace the cause

Can targeting autophagy become a new approach to COVID-19 treatment?

Can targeting autophagy become a new approach to COVID-19 treatment?

New oligomer shows promising anti-SARS-CoV-2 properties

New oligomer shows promising anti-SARS-CoV-2 properties

Researchers plan review of cruise ship COVID-19 outbreaks

Researchers plan review of cruise ship COVID-19 outbreaks

Key lessons from COVID-19 pandemic for scientific and clinical communities

Key lessons from COVID-19 pandemic for scientific and clinical communities