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There's plenty of possible harm by applying unproven treatments to patients in serious condition. Even if said treatment was deemed to be safe in other instances. Also drug interactions have to be accounted for. It might also exacerbate conditions from this pathology (for instance, further stresses on the cardiovascular system are dangerous for COVID patients).

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