Today, Monday, the Ministry of Health and Population published the last protocol adopted by the Ministry’s formed scientific committee for the treatment of patients with the emerging Corona Virus “Covid 19”, whereby the Scientific Committee is always keen to follow up on the available reliable scientific information to issue amendments to the protocol or add new protocols to treat In special cases, the Ministry has settled on the continuation of the hydroxychloroquine drug within the treatment protocol for coronavirus patients.
The Ministry of Health clarifies the new protocol for treating the injured
The Scientific Committee added some new drugs to the protocol used in quarantine hospitals, such as “lopinavir / ritonavir” and an anti-HIV drug, which is used in the treatment of moderate and severe symptoms, to be inside hospitals and under direct medical supervision.
She indicated Ministry of Health That, according to this protocol adopted today, giving AIDS medicine to patients will be another pathway with the drug “Hydroxychlorine”, which the committee has decided to keep in treating some other cases, as it has proven effective in treating the injured and was promising and the recovery rate is good.
The therapeutic protocol for coronavirus adopted by the Ministry of Health today
Dr. Jihan Al-Assal indicated that the Ministry conducted Amendments to the treatment protocol for patients Corona virus, where Tamiflu was deleted, and the addition of alternatives to other antivirals as well as some drugs to strengthen immunity, vitamin C, zinc and antibiotics. The Scientific Committee always researches what is new and continues to research conducted abroad, to find the best treatment Presented in the treatment protocol in Egypt.
The Ministry of Health added that the therapeutic protocol explains how to deal with the injured according to clinical symptoms, whether for mild, moderate or critical conditions, and doctors are always advised not to take any medicine before consulting and reviewing the specialist, as it may have side effects in some cases.