A drug used to treat head lice in humans and parasites in animals demonstrated efficacy against COVID-19 in laboratory tests, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is already warning people to not attempt to self-medicate with the drug to treat the novel coronavirus.

HYDERABAD, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (NYSE: RDY) today announced the signing of a commercialization deal with Hatchtech, an Australian pharmaceutical company developing an innovative prescription head lice product, Xeglyze™ Lotion. […]