Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: meta analysis

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  • Sun, Dec 27, 2020 - 07:30am

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    The Finn

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    Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: meta analysis

Here is a nice continuously updated summary on Ivermectin:

https://ivmmeta.com/

100% of the 28 studies to date report positive effects. Early treatment is more successful, with an estimated reduction of 87% in the effect measured using a random effects meta-analysis, RR 0.13 [0.04-0.40]. Prophylactic use also shows high effectiveness.
100% of the 10 Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs) report positive effects, with an estimated reduction of 74%, RR 0.26 [0.12-0.56].
The probability that an ineffective treatment generated results as positive as the 28 studies to date is estimated to be 1 in 268 million (p = 0.0000000037).

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  • Sun, Dec 27, 2020 - 08:18am

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    Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: meta analysis

Isn’t the trick finding a physician who will prescribe Ivermectin…even better, finding one which will prescribe it for prophylactic use.

  • Sun, Dec 27, 2020 - 09:13am   (Reply to #2)

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    Directory of doctors willing to prescribe IVM and HCQ

Here is a directory of the MDs willing to treat Covid-19 with IVM and HCQ

Another PP subscriber gave me the site today – Dec. 27, 2020

The site is continually updated – the Dec. 26, 2020 data is what I looked at

https://www.exstnc.com/

  • Sun, Dec 27, 2020 - 08:19pm

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    Reply To: Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: meta analysis

Please check worldometers numbers to see if ivermectin is working well in Peru. Their numbers don’t seem to reflect that ivermectin works better than other therapies, but I could be completely mistaken.

  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021 - 07:40pm

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Have a read of this fella..

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/344469305_Real-World_Evidence_The_Case_of_Peru_Causality_between_Ivermectin_and_COVID-19_Infection_Fatality_Rate

 

 

 

  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021 - 11:35pm

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    Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: meta analysis

Thank you @agitating prop for a good question and thank you @Baldness for the perfect study to address it. That pretty much nailed it.

  • Sun, Jan 31, 2021 - 09:49am

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    Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: Dominican Republic

Dominican Today: Dr. Erasmo Vásquez calls for caution with COVID vaccines in the Dominican Republic; recommends ivermectin

https://dominicantoday.com/dr/covid-19/2021/01/25/dr-erasmo-vasquez-calls-for-caution-with-covid-vaccines-in-the-dominican-republic-recommends-ivermectin/

Vásquez assured that the generality of doctors, health workers, and related professionals are doing prophylaxis with the drug.

“What happens is that this clashes with great interests of the world pharmacological empires, if ivermectin takes the boom and positions itself as the combat drug at this time, against Covid-19, remdesivir, which is very expensive, falls, lopinavir falls, ritonavir falls and tocilizumab and all the immune drugs used in this case and which are very expensive fall, ” he said.

“In the case of Covid-19, studies are conclusively showing that ivermectin positively impacts the management of the Covid-19 pandemic, and I think that is giving us a protective coverage us as a nation, which is not happening in the United States and Europe, but they have already realized it and are going to start doing what we are doing,” he argued.

Dominican Republic has population of 10.7 million, 214,060 total cases and 2,666 fatalities as per today 1/31/2021. They are partying on the beaches.

https://dominicantoday.com/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominican_Republic

 

 

  • Fri, Feb 05, 2021 - 02:20am

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    Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: Unitaid

Unitaid statement regarding Ivermectin as a potential COVID-19 treatment

February 2nd, 2021

https://unitaid.org/news-blog/unitaid-statement-regarding-ivermectin-as-a-potential-covid-19-treatment/#en

Ivermectin, as well as other repurposed products, has been suggested as a potential treatment for COVID-19 based on preliminary promising evidence – further data is needed to support a definitive recommendation either for or against its use for COVID-19.

In the coming weeks, results from additional trials in other countries are expected, and an in-depth analysis will be conducted by WHO to determine next steps, including the potential need for further targeted clinical studies.

 

 

  • Fri, Feb 05, 2021 - 02:24am

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    Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: Mexico City

Ivermectin: Controversial COVID-19 Drug Used in Mexico City

Mexico Business. January 25th, 2021

https://mexicobusiness.news/health/news/ivermectin-controversial-covid-19-drug-used-mexico-city

 “The Ministry of Health has determined there is enough evidence to use medicines such as ivermectin and azithromycin on SARS-CoV-2 positive people, even those without symptoms,” said López. In Mexico City, 50,747 people have been administered one of those medicines, among others, as part of their COVID-19 treatment, López told Forbes Mexico.

 

 

  • Fri, Feb 05, 2021 - 02:31am

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    Ivermectin is effective for COVID-19: meta analysis

To @agitating prop

Thank you again for a good question. Here is another good video summary about Peru.

Discussing Ivermectin And COVID-19 With 4 Experts! Dr.’s Scheim, Hibberd, Kory, And Juan Chamie!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6MZSWXr9Vo

Sharp Reductions in COVID-19 Case Fatalities and Excess Deaths in Peru in Close Time Conjunction, State-By-State, with Ivermectin Treatments

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3765018

 

 

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