Researchers found no evidence NSAIDs, such as ibuprofen, may result in worse outcomes for some COVID-19 patients or help control the virus. TNF blockers and JAK inhibitors, used to treat inflammation and arthritis, were also found to be safe to use. However, low amounts of prednisolone or tacrolimus therapy may be useful in treating coronavirus infection.
Using new technology to turn inflammation on and off in mice, researchers discover inflammation may contribute to sleep disorders.
According to researchers, ibruprofen can reduce neuroinflammation and improve cognitive function in mouse models of FASD.