UK doctors to trial ibuprofen in COVID-19 patients with breathing difficulties

LONDON (Reuters) - British doctors are trialling a formulation of anti-inflammatory ibuprofen to see if it reduces respiratory failure in patients with severe symptoms of COVID-19.

The trial involves a particular formulation of ibuprofen, which researchers said had been shown to be more effective than standard ibuprofen for treating severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARCS), a complication of COVID-19.

The formulation is already licensed for use in Britain for other...
source: Reuters

2020-06-03 13:23
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