Prednisone is a corticosteroid used in autoimmune and inflammatory diseases including severe asthma, allergies, arthritis, and cancer as well as for treating eye and breathing problems. Prednisone is used in the treatment of COVID-19 infection due to its potent anti-inflammatory properties.
Hydroxychloroquine is used to prevent or treat malaria infections and to treat certain auto-immune diseases such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. Hydroxychloroquine has also shown promising results as a potential treatment for COVID-19.
Colchicine is used to treat gout attacks and certain other conditions. Colchicine is widely investigated for the treatment of COVID-19 due to its antiviral, anti-inflammatory and cardioprotective properties.
Medrol (methylprednisolone) is used to treat inflammatory and allergic disorders. It is used in the treatment of COVID-19 infection due to its potent anti-inflammatory properties.
Baricitinib is a medication used for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in certain patients. Baricitinib has also been proposed as a treatment for COVID-19 due to its anti-inflammatory and potential antiviral effects.