Please don’t take sodium chlorite or chlorine dioxide to treat COVID-19, Health Ministry says – The Tico Times | Costa Rica News

The Health Ministry this week issued a warning regarding the sale and consumption of products that falsely claim to treat COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. Sodium chlorite and chlorine dioxide (in Spanish, clorito de sodio and dióxido de cloro) are not permitted for any medicinal or therapeutic use in Costa Rica. “There is …