WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the regimen of an anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine that he is taking to ward off the coronavirus finishes in the next day or two.

Trump revealed this week he was taking the drug despite medical warnings about potential serious side effects and questions about its effectiveness in preventing COVID-19.

(Reporting by Jeff Mason; Writing by Eric Beech; Editing by Chris Reese)