Dr. Stephen Smith discusses his success in treating Covid-19 patients with Hydroxychloroquine
Malaria drug hydroxychloroquine continues to dominate the headlines after many success stories from doctors in the front line. This evening, a renowned infectious disease specialist Dr. Stephen Smith, said he and his team have treated over the 50 patients with hydroxychloroquine. Dr. Smith is the founder of the Smith Center for Infectious Diseases in New Jersey.
Tonight, Dr. Smith shared his findings among COVID-19 patients in an interview with Fox News host Laura Ingraham. He pointed out that not a single COVID-19 patient, that has been under hydroxychloroquine regimen, has had to to be intubated. Dr. Smith said his team had 20 intubations that all occurred within two days. But more importantly, Dr. Smith said no person who received hydroxychloroquine for 5 days or more had been intubated.