RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's former Minister of Health Luiz Henrique Mandetta has disclosed that the federal government intended to change the chloroquine package insert to include its recommendation for the treatment of Covid-19, a disease caused by the novel coronavirus.

In an interview with GloboNews on May 21st, Mandetta said that the protocol recommending the drug is "far from reasonable" and said that the attempt to change the package insert would have been achieved through a decree signed by President Bolsonaro.

"The President advised himself or surrounded himself with other medical professionals. I remember when, at the . . .

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