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October 27, 2021

Remember Prozac?

"Covid-19 patients who received fluvoxamine [Prozac] were significantly less likely to require hospitalization than those who didn’t, in the largest clinical trial evaluating the antidepressant’s effect on Covid-19 to date." "Past research suggests that fluvoxamine has anti-inflammatory properties, though scientists are still unsure of exactly how it works against Covid-19, said Dr. [Edward] Mills. The drug may help blunt the out-of-control inflammation that can cause severe disease in Covid-19, he said."

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