CONCORD, N.H. The controversial debate over treating COVID-19 with the drug ivermectin made it to the floor of the New Hampshire House on Wednesday, with the Republican majority voting to make it easier to obtain the drug at pharmacies.
On a 183-159 vote, the House approved legislation allowing pharmacists to make ivermectin available via standing order.
“A standing order is a prescriptive protocol written by a physician or nurse practitioner that allows a pharmacist to dispense a medication without an individual prescription,” said state Rep. Leah Cushman, R-Weare.link
It’s good news but also highlights how low, tawdry, tacky, and stupid our country has become. ABN