Fact-checked by: Factcheck.kz

2020/04/06 | United States, Russia, Kazakhstan

FALSE: Chloroquine is an effective remedy for coronavirus;

Explanation: The effectiveness of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine has not yet been scientifically proven, their use is based on some preliminary studies with small samples and is associated with the lack of drugs of proven effectiveness in the treatment of COVID-19.

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This false claim originated from: Donald Trump

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