Heparin and COVID-19

Heparin and Covid-19 As you may have heard from recent media reports, heparin is being considered as treatment for COVID-19. Though it sounds apparently promising news, we must always try…

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COVID-19: Intensive care units

  During this coronavirus pandemic, hospitals have had to reorganize their structure. Intensive care units have been the focus of this reorganization. In this article, we will explain the restructuring…

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Warning symptoms of Coronavirus

Are there any symptoms or "warning signs" of the CODVID-19? We’ll find out together in this article.   Traditional symptoms Type B patients usually present symptoms of fever, cough, headache,…

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Coronavirus: Diagnostic testing

How is the COVID-19 diagnostic test performed? Let's find out together. The diagnostic test for the coronavirus is a laboratory test that is performed using body secretions to determine whether…

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Chloroquine

What is it? Chloroquine is a drug consisting of a complex molecule containing three nitrogen atoms (amino groups).  Traditional uses It is used in the therapy of some parasites, such…

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Tocilizumab: What is it?

Tocilizumab: What is it? Tocilizumab is an immunosuppressive drug, i.e. a drug that is used to reduce the body's immune response. This drug belongs to the pharmacological class of monoclonal…

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Coronavirus and Ibuprofen: Yay or Nay?

Recently Olivier Veran, the French Health Minister, has suggested that people should avoid taking anti-inflammatory drugs (like ibuprofen, cortisone, etc.) because they could worsen the symptoms of the Coronavirus infection.…

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