Expect Limited Use of Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19

There's ongoing controversy about whether to use hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) to prevent or treat COVID-19.

Hydroxychloroquine is thought to prevent some viruses from multiplying...and may work on the immune system.

But for now, expect clinicians to usually limit its use to specific COVID-19 patients...such as those in clinical trials.

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