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Bonus Short - COVID-19 Pharmacology

Mizuho Morrison, DO and Bryan Hayes, PharmD
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Mizuho sits down with emergency medicine pharmacist/toxicologist Bryan Hayes, PharmD to answer some pertinent questions and myth-bust clarifications about pharmaceutical options in COIVD-19 treatment.

References:

  1. https://pharmertoxguy.com/2020/03/19/nsaids-in-covid-19/

  2. https://pharmertoxguy.com/2020/03/26/ace-inhibitors-and-arbs-during-covid-19/#more-2577

  3. https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMsr2005760?query=RP

  4. French study https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0924857920300996

  5. China study http://www.zjujournals.com/med/EN/10.3785/j.issn.1008-9292.2020.03.03#1

  6. New China study: https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.22.20040758v1

  7. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15837026

  8. Information for Clinicians on Therapeutic Options for COVID-19 Patients. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/therapeutic-options.html. Updated March 21, 2020. Accessed March 23, 2020.

  9. Preparing for COVID-19: Long-term Care Facilities, Nursing Homes. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/healthcare-facilities/prevent-spread-in-long-term-care-facilities.html. Updated March 21, 2020. Accessed March 23, 2020.

  10. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Issues first Emergency Use Authorization for Point of Care Diagnostic. News release. US Food and Drug Administration; March 21, 2020. Accessed March 23, 2020. https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-issues-first-emergency-use-authorization-point-care-diagnostic.

  11. FDA advises patients on use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for COVID-19. News release. US Food and Drug Administration; March 19, 2020. Accessed March 23, 2020. https://www.fda.gov/drugs/drug-safety-and-availability/fda-advises-patients-use-non-steroidal-anti-inflammatory-drugs-nsaids-covid-19.

  12. COVID-19 Prioritization of Diagnostic Testing. News release. Infectious Diseases Society of America; March 17, 2020. Accessed March 23, 2020. https://www.idsociety.org/globalassets/idsa/public-health/covid-19-prioritization-of-dx-testing.pdf.

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