The senator paul yedlin He stated again that Ivermectin, a medicine applied in veterinary medicine and that is part of research projects, “until today does not work against covid19”.
“It does not prevent it, it is not a vaccine, it has nothing to do with Pfizer’s antiviral (it seems promising), it is not risk-free,” he said on his Twitter social network account.
The official parliamentarian for Tucumán made this clarification before the diffusion in the Buenos Aires media about the use of this product.
In the province, the Research Directorate promoted research protocols during the pandemic, under the premise that Ivermectin at the in-vitro level in the laboratory “was effective as an antiviral.”
Even in the provincial Ministry of Health they indicated in the middle of last year that “different protocols were being developed, initially applied to personnel, and we saw their effectiveness.”