The Lagos State authorities says hospitals in the nation have begun receiving sufferers suffering from Chloroquine overdose. Recall that US President Donald Trump announced on Thursday March nineteenth that the drug is a viable therapy for Coronavirus. Some Nigerians right away rushed to the pharmacists to purchase and drink Chloroquine as a preventive measure .
The Lagos State government, thru the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Health, Dr. Oreoluwa Finnih was once quoted with the aid of the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr Gboyega Akosile, as announcing that some hospitals in the kingdom are now treating patients who took too many quantities of chloroquine, leading to poisoning. Finnih urged residents of the nation to desist from the big consumption of chloroquine in the hope of curing coronavirus, including that the high-quality to do is to go to hospitals. The tweet from the Press Secretary reads ;Please note: Hospitals Now Receiving Patients Suffering From Chloroquine Poisoning, Says Gov @jidesanwoolu’s SSA on Health, Dr @Oreoluwa_Finnih. She advised people against big consumption of Chloroquine as a measure to battle #coronavirus.”The Commissioner for Health in the state, Professor Akin Abayomi, also spoke at a press briefing the place he noted that no proof yet to back up claims of Chlorquine being effective in the therapy of Coronavirus
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