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Anti-Vaxxers Now Pushing Horse Paste For Long COVID

STAT News reports: A horse dewormer and treatment for some human parasites, ivermectin was initially promoted, despite the lack of research, as a way to treat or prevent Covid infections. Now it is increasingly being marketed for long Covid, pushed by physicians with ties to political groups spreading anti-vaccine and anti-science messaging. There’s no credible evidence that supports ivermectin’s use …

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Tennessee Gov Signs Bill Legalizing OTC Horse Paste

Via press release from hate group leader Mat Staver: Governor Bill Lee has signed SB 2188 that allows Ivermectin, an award-winning antiviral drug, to be available for the treatment of COVID-19 without a prescription in Tennessee. The state’s Senate overwhelmingly voted 66-20, and the House voted 22-6 in favor of the bill. The bill states that a pharmacist can provide …

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Hannity Lies That He Never Promoted Horse Paste

Media Matters reports: Fox News host Sean Hannity is now pretending that he consistently warned his audience against the use of ivermectin, the antiparasitic drug that a constellation of right-wing personalities and grifters promoted as a COVID-19 treatment that a major study now shows is ineffective. “People wrote this story, by the way, that I had been telling people [to …

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TN Senate Approves No-Prescription Ivermectin Sales

Nashville’s ABC News affiliate reports: A local lawmaker has co-sponsored a bill that would allow ivermectin to be sold over the counter in Tennessee without a prescription. On Wednesday, the bill co-sponsored by Sen. Rusty Crowe (R-Johnson City) was passed by the state Senate. Senate Bill 2188 was introduced by Sen. Frank Niceley (R-Strawberry Plains) on Jan. 31. Crowe became …

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KS Rep’s Letter Threatens Doctors: Use Horse Paste

The Kansas Reflector reports: Kansas Sen. Mark Steffen bragged about the attention he received for sending a threatening letter to doctors encouraging the use of ivermectin for early treatment of COVID-19 based on a law the Legislature didn’t pass. In a Facebook post from his personal account, Steffen said he sent the letter — dated March 31 and written on …

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Brazilian Study Finds Ivermetcin Useless As Treatment

The New York Times reports: The anti-parasitic drug ivermectin, which has surged in popularity as an alternative treatment for Covid-19 despite a lack of strong research to back it up, showed no sign of alleviating the disease, according to results of a large clinical trial published on Wednesday. The study, which compared more than 1,300 people infected with the coronavirus …

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Major Study Finds Ivermectin Useless Against COVID

The Wall Street Journal reports: Researchers testing repurposed drugs against Covid-19 found that ivermectin didn’t reduce hospital admissions, in the largest trial yet of the effect of the antiparasitic on the disease driving the pandemic. Ivermectin has received a lot of attention as a potential treatment for Covid-19 including from celebrities such as podcast host Joe Rogan. Most evidence has …

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Study: Horse Paste Sales Highest In Trump Counties

Here’s the most unshocking thing you’ll read today: Hydroxychloroquine and, later, ivermectin, an anti-parasite drug that was similarly promised to quickly alleviate covid-19 symptoms, became partisan markers of how to deal with the pandemic. It wasn’t just that they were seen as more effective. It was that they were seen as acts of rebellion, siding with the people against the …

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FL Court: You Can’t Force Hospitals To Use Horse Paste

The Tampa Bay Times reports: A state appeals court Thursday said a family did not have a “legal right” to force Mayo Clinic Florida to administer the controversial drug ivermectin to try to keep alive a COVID-19 patient who was on a ventilator. A three-judge panel of the 1st District Court of Appeal released a 12-page opinion that detailed reasons …

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KS Bill Requires Pharmacists To Provide Horse Paste

The Topeka Capital-Journal reports: Ivermectin is used to treat parasitic worms, especially in livestock. Hydroxychloroquine, sometimes abbreviated as HCQ, is a malaria drug that is also used to treat lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. Neither drug has proven to be safe and effective for treating or preventing COVID-19. But that hasn’t stopped the Kansas Senate from advancing a bill making it …

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Anti-Vax Cultist Glenn Beck Is Sick With Something

The Daily Beast reports: Conservative talk radio host Glenn Beck has fallen sick with the coronavirus — again. This time around, the former Fox News host turned mini-conservative media mogul said Wednesday afternoon, the illness has progressed into his lungs. “I am great, Mark. I am great, Mark,” Beck told fellow conservative radio Mark Levin during his daily radio program. …

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QAnon/GOP Rep: Withholding Horse Paste Is “Murder”

Posted today to Marjorie Taylor Green’s Telegram account: In foreign countries, you can walk in a pharmacy and buy Ivermectin over the counter without a prescription like I did, and it has saved many lives. The media makes fun of people for wanting to take it, calls it horse wormer, & reported fake stories about hospitals overflowing with people overdosing …

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Ben Carson Pushes Horse Paste On Fox News [VIDEO]

“We should be looking into this. Is this really something that helps? Of course, we know it helps. Why do we pooh-pooh hydroxychloroquine and ivermectin and some other things? Because we have this silly rule when it comes to vaccines, which says when there’s another useful treatment, an effective treatment, then you cannot get an EUA – an emergency use …

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Anti-Vax QAnon Podcaster On Ventilator For Something

The Huffington Post reports: A podcaster who opposed the COVID-19 vaccine contracted the disease and was on a ventilator Saturday after he attended the right-wing “ReAwaken America” event in Dallas early this month, according to conspiracy theorist attorney Lin Wood. Podcast network Frog News said on the social media site Telegram that Doug Kuzma’s last communication with them included a …

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Joe Rogan: I’ve Become The Face Of Horse Paste

“I got a room full of it [ivermectin] at my house. I open up the room and it sounds like angel voices. I never thought it was going to be a big deal when I was bringing that up. “When I was bringing that up it was because it was on a laundry list of stuff I took. It was …

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Man In Horse Paste Court Battle Dies Of Something

The York Dispatch reports: A local man whose wife won a court order to treat his COVID-19 infection with ivermectin has died. Keith Smith died Sunday night, his wife Darla told The York Dispatch. Smith had been at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center since about Nov. 19, receiving treatment for COVID-19. As his health declined, Darla Smith fought a legal …

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Ben Carson Pushes Ivermectin In Fox News Interview

Media Matters has the transcript: Well, you know, it’s unfortunate when medicine begins to mix itself with political ideology. Things become very illogical at that point. One of the things that we should be talking about are other things that can be effective. We should be looking at other vaccines. We shouldn’t be satisfied with what we have now. We …

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Leading Horse Paste Advocate Is Sick With Something

The Daily Beast reports: To hear the fringe doctors who gathered at an equine facility for the Florida COVID Summit earlier this month, ivermectin is as effective against the virus in humans as it is against worms in horses. “I have been on ivermectin for 16 months, my wife and I,” Dr. Bruce Boros declared at the end of the …

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Rogan: “I’m Super Flexible, I Can Suck My Own Dick”

The New York Post reports: He’s no ordinary Joe Blow! Joe Rogan says he’s so flexible he is capable of performing oral sex on himself. The controversial podcaster, 54, made the crude claim during a new episode of “The Joe Rogan Experience,” declaring: “I could suck my own d–k if I wanted to!” The autoerotic assertion came amid a bizarre …

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Oregon Poison Center Reports 21 Horse Paste Cases

Consumer Health reports: Twenty-one cases of poisoning for ivermectin exposure relating to COVID-19 were reported to the Oregon Poison Center in August 2021, according to a letter to the editor published online Oct. 20 in the New England Journal of Medicine. Courtney Temple, M.D., from the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, and colleagues describe the calls received by …

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