Dr. Robert Murphy: ‘Ivermectin will do nothing’ to help with COVID-19

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A syringe of of ivermectin — a drug used to kill worms and other parasites — intended for use in horses only, rests on the box it was packaged in, Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, in Olympia, Wash. Health experts and medical groups are pushing to stamp out the growing use of the parasite drug to treat COVID-19, warning that it can cause harmful side effects and that there’s little evidence it helps. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Dr. Robert Murphy of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine debunks a listener’s claim that Ivermectin has worked preventatively against COVID-19. He explains to John Williams why people shouldn’t be using this drug.

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