April 7, 2020

Is ibuprofen safe to take if you have COVID-19?

On March 20th, the government of Canada issued a statement that there is no scientific evidence that ibuprofen – or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) – worsens COVID-19 symptoms.

As with every other medical issue, if you are feeling unwell and are unsure what to do, the best first-line course of action is always to consult with your healthcare provider.