RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A statement by France's Health Minister based on a study published this week in the scientific journal Lancet raised a warning that the use of anti-inflammatory medicines such as ibuprofen could exacerbate coronavirus infection.
The alert spread on social media yesterday, causing doubts. Brazilian experts say that although there is no robust scientific evidence of this association, it is best to avoid using the drug in Covid-19 . . .