Ivermectin for use in urgent cases of Covid-19 allowed before Section 21 applications are approved | News 24
- Doctors can now use ivermectin to treat Covid-19 urgently without waiting for the result of a request for the use of the drug in a patient.
- This was made an order of the Gauteng High Court on Tuesday following an agreement between Sahpra, AfriForum and others.
- AfriForum, a doctor, and two of their patients launched an urgent offer to be allowed to use ivermectin for Covid-19 without going through lengthy application processes.
Doctors can now use ivermectin to treat Covid-19 without having to wait for the result of an application to use the drug, if treatment is urgently needed.
The concession was made by order of the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday after an interim agreement was reached between, …