Inspection warns doctor or pharmacist for corona experiment

The Health Care Inspectorate and Youth (IGY) has addressed a GP from Meijel and pharmacist, because the doctor was busy with a corona experiment. He would COVID 19-patient prescribing a combination of medicines, while its operation is not scientifically proven.

The Health Care Inspectorate and Youth (IGY) has addressed a GP from Meijel and pharmacist, because the doctor was busy with a corona experiment. He would COVID 19-patient prescribing a combination of medicines, while its operation is not scientifically proven.

The IGY called the doctor and pharmacist experiment Wednesday a bad thing and says that it is contrary to the current guidelines.

The GP would be a mix of different medications, including hydroxychloroquine, have prescribed eight-COVID 19 patients. If the doctor continues to prescribe these medications, it will take the inspection measures. Thus IGY may impose a fine.

A video from local TV station Omroep P & M in which the doctor describes his experiment, on Tuesday and Wednesday many shared on social media.

No remedy COVID-19

The inspection highlighted that there is currently no cure for COVID-19. At various places research into the effectiveness of the use by GPs means hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine. Among others, the Catholic University of Leuven and the hospital UMCG Groningen investigate accordingly. So far there is insufficient scientific evidence for a positive effect of these agents in patients corona.

The current guidelines are therefore advised to these resources to administer only COVID-19 patients who have severe symptoms and who are hospitalized. The health of the heart must then be monitored due to their known side-effects of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine.

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