Following WHO protocol for treating COVID-19 patients: Minister

Wani Roslan

Regarding the treatment for COVID-19 patients, Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar shared on the method and medication used for those who have recovered.

“We used some of the protocols suggested by the World Health Organization (WHO) such as Chloroquine and some new anti-viral drugs,” he said.

The minister shared that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a new method and will monitor it first.

“For the time being, we are using methods used by other countries, especially China,” the minister said.