Viral Video Sparks False Claims that Japan Approved Ivermectin for COVID-19

Several news outlets and social media accounts have falsely claimed that ivermectin has been approved to treat COVID-19 in Japan. One video that has been viewed more than 80,000 times claims to show the chair of the Tokyo Medical Association recommending ivermectin for all COVID-19 patients. In the video, he discusses ivermectin’s apparent benefits and … Continue reading Viral Video Sparks False Claims that Japan Approved Ivermectin for COVID-19