Confusion over use of ibuprofen for Covid-19

World Health Organisation initially supports, then contradicts advice from France's Health Minister on the use of anti-inflammatory

Advice from health minister Olivier Véran for people fighting Covid-19 to avoid taking anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen or cortisone has been contradicted by the the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Mr Véran said taking these drugs could worsen the infection and he recommended fighting any fever with paracetamol.

The WHO, after initially also saying people should avoid ...

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