RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is promoting a “miracle” medication that he said neutralizes COVID-19 with no side effects, a claim doctors said was not backed by science.
Maduro on Sunday, January 24th, presented the drug Carvativir, an oral solution he said was tested on patients in a Caracas hospital and a sports center used as an emergency medical facility.
“It has gone through a period of nine months of study, experimentation, clinical application. On the sick, on the very sick, on people who have been ventilated, and we recovered them,” he said, during a televised . . .