An ally of U.S. president Donald Trump, Bolsonaro blamed China for the viral infection and creating fear among its perceived enemies.
Your predecessor in office, Luiz Henrique Mandetta, who fell out of favor after his pronounced differences with Bolsonaro on how to manage the health crisis, warned a few days ago in an interview for Folha de Sao Paulo of the risk involved in treating COVID-19 patients with this malaria medication.
China warned Friday that its huge economy faces an enormous challenge from the coronavirus, as the ongoing pandemic and national lockdowns caused massive job losses in the United States and Latin America.
"Who knows, right? It may be a placebo, which did not help, but it could also be that within two years they will say that it really worked, "he said during a conversation with journalist Magno Martins".
New federal guidelines released by the ministry recommend doctors prescribe the anti-malarial drugs from the onset of symptoms of coronavirus infection, together with the antibiotic azithromycin.
Yesterday, South America recorded 27,517 new cases, ahead of North America with 24,935, Asia with 21,542 and Europe with 17,275.
Trump even revealed Monday he has been taking hydroxychloroquine daily as a preventive measure.
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We don't want them to be having to wear masks". "We want to have, when you have the Masters, we want to have big crowds". Mcllroy played with Trump in February 2017 at the Trump International golf course in West Palm Beach, Fla.
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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro did not respond to Trump's remarks when speaking to reporters on Wednesday, but he did confirm that Brazil's Health Ministry would issue guidelines on the use of hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for the coronavirus.
But some studies have cast doubt on the drugs' safety and effectiveness against coronavirus.
Cemeteries are using backhoes to dig hundreds of graves at a time, and Manaus in the heart of the Amazon rainforest is burying the dead in mass graves.
According to Bolsonaro on the novel coronavirus pandemic, "many more people die from fear than from the thing itself".
Bolsonaro continued his calls Thursday to ease lockdown measures which are contrary to provisions imposed by governors and mayors throughout the country.
Infections in Brazil, already the third highest globally, were also climbing by the thousands, with the outbreak in the world's sixth-largest country expected to accelerate and not peak until early June.
Several large observational studies, including one in USA hospitals for veterans, have not found benefit from hydroxychloroquine for treating COVID-19.