[Q&A] Can Ivermectin treat or prevent Covid-19?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently urged people not to take Ivermectin to treat or prevent COVID-19. This warning came after it has received multiple reports of patients hospitalised after taking the medication. Science Media Centre Malaysia spoke to University Sains Malaysia's virologist and immunologist, Dr Leow Chiuan Yee to understand the potentialĀ risksĀ of use for prevention or treatment of COVID-19.