UK Study Tests Form of Ibuprofen as Coronavirus Treatment


A form of ibuprofen called flarin is being studied in Britain to see if it is effective for treating COVID-19 respiratory symptoms caused by the coronavirus. Also called lipid ibuprofen, flarin has anti-inflammatory effects and is designed to shield the stomach from irritation when taken. The study, LIBERATE Trial in COVID-19, aims to test flarin on 230 people […]

Study: Trump’s Favored COVID Drug Did Not Prevent Infection


Hydroxychloroquine, the drug U.S. President Donald Trump took to prevent COVID-19 against the advice from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, failed to prevent infection in a new study. In the new research, published in The New England Journal of Medicine, people at risk of infection who took hydroxychloroquine were no less likely to develop COVID-19, […]