Methotrexate for COVID-19
Methotrexate has been reported as potentially beneficial for early treatment of COVID-19. We have not reviewed these studies. See all other treatments.
Does methotrexate influence COVID-19 infection? Case series and mechanistic data, Arthritis Research & Therapy, doi:10.1186/s13075-021-02464-4 ,
Methotrexate inhibits SARS‐CoV‐2 virus replication “in vitro”, Journal of Medical Virology, doi:10.1002/jmv.26512 ,
Different HMGCR-inhibiting statins vary in their association with increased survival in patients with COVID-19, medRxiv, doi:10.1101/2022.04.12.22273802 (Table 2) ,
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