Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Doctors found a flu drug that might also be a coronavirus cure

 
A scientist wearing a mask and looking through the microscope in a laboratory. Image source: karn/Adobe

Chris Smith, BGR

Researchers have discovered another potential drug that can help cure COVID-19 by preventing severe coronavirus complications.

Aprotinin is an antiviral that comes in the form of an aerosol approved in Russia for flu treatment.

According to a new study, the drug can inhibit the coronavirus’s ability to infect cells and prevent it from replicating.  Read more >>