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Doctor investigated for prescribing antiparasitic for COVID-19 | Digital Trends Spanish

The Arkansas Medical Board is investigating a doctor who prescribed ivermectin to thousands of patients for the treatment of COVID-19, including inmates at a state jail. As reported CNNThis is Dr. Robert Karas, who provides medical services in the Washington County Jail. The case was exposed after Justice of the Peace Eva Madison, during a county budget hearing in Fayetteville, revealed that a local official told her that a prison medical provider was prescribing ivermectin to treat and prevent the disease. Ivermectin is a veterinary drug that for decades has been used legally to fight parasites in humans. Some studies indicated that it could be useful in the prevention and treatment of COVID-19, but the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued strict and repeated w...