Sotto admits taking Ivermectin
The Philippine Star|April 18, 2021
Senate President Vicente Sotto III admitted yesterday taking locally-made Ivermectin as a preventive regimen against COVID-19, which has a l ready claimed over 15,000 lives in the country. “I also take once every two weeks, yes, for prevention,” Sotto said in an interview over dwIZ as he confirmed taking Ivermectin in his own effort to avoid getting infected with COVID-19. He did not specify when he started taking the drug.
Cecille Suerte Felipe

Sotto said he also knew some people who tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from the symptoms but decided to take Ivermectin and eventually recovered from the virus.

Earlier, FDA director-general Eric Domingo said only doctors at two undisclosed hospitals granted a compassionate special permit (CSP) for the use of Ivermectin can give the drug to COVID-19 patients.

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