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Peru fired a doctor who recommended chlorine dioxide for the treatment of COVID-19

June 15, 2020

Authorities in Ayacucho, southern Peru, have fired the person responsible for leading the fight against the new coronavirus in the region after recommending taking chlorine dioxide, an alkali-like chemical compound, at a conference. Try COVID-19.

Dr. Amílcar Huancahuari assured the media that the “vials” with a chlorine dioxide solution should be given to people who showed symptoms of COVID-19.

“People with a sore throat, fever, headache, and even difficulty breathing. People with COVID-19 have been tested and improved remarkably,” said Huancahuari in an audio released by the Peruvian radio station. RPP.

Peru fired a doctor who recommended chlorine dioxide for the treatment of COVID-19Peru fired a doctor who recommended chlorine dioxide for the treatment of COVID-19

Chlorine dioxide is not suitable for human consumption because it is a strong oxidizing agent for water treatment and a disinfectant.