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Potential Crucial Role of COX-1 and/or COX-2 Inhibition, NSAIDs or Aspirin Triggered Lipoxins and Resolvins in Amelioration of COVID-19 Mortality
  • Mina Kelleni
Mina Kelleni

Corresponding Author:mina.kelleni@mu.edu.eg

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Aspirin has been recently suggested to be independently associated with reduced risk of mechanical ventilation, ICU admission and in-hospital mortality of COVID-19. However, we claim that the molecular interpretation of these important results was not scientifically valid, and we provide our academic interpretation that is also basing on our real-life practice using non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in management of COVID-19 and we suggest that inhibition of COX-1 and/or COX-2 enzymes might play a lifesaving role in COVID-19 management, and we further discuss the potential of aspirin triggered lipoxins and resolivns in the same context.