Doctors who sued the government to use the medication settled out of court and set a precedent for medical freedom

by Emily Miller

March 22, 2024

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) settled the lawsuit brought by three doctors who use ivermectin off-label to treat COVID-19. The FDA agreed to delete social media posts opposing the medication by saying it is for horses.

Dr. Mary Talley Bowden of

, the plaintiff in the case, told me: “The damage the FDA inflicted will linger, but future patients are now protected from one meaningful government intrusion into their medical care.”