Coronavirus is virus antibiotics don’t work against viruses -WHO

“Q: Are antibiotics effective
in preventing and treating
the new coronavirus
A: No, antibiotics do not
work against viruses, only
The 2019-nCOV is a virus
and, therefore, antibiotics
should not be used as a
means of prevention or

Q: Does the new coronavirus (2019-nCOV) affect older people, or are younger people also
A: People of all ages can
be infected by the virus.
Older people & those with
pre-existing medical con
additions appear to be more
vulnerable to becoming
severely ill with the virus.” – tweeted WHO.