Evidence mounts supporting inhaled nitric oxide as COVID-19 treatment

Research exploring inhaled nitric oxide’s potential to treat COVID-19 is underway.
Nitric oxide works mechanistically as “a naturally produced molecule that is critical to the immune response against pathogens and infections," according to a press release from Belleprophon Therapeutics.
“We’ve used this gas for 20-plus years to treat acute respiratory syndrome and heart issues, Keith Scott, MD, MSc, FCCM, principal investigator of a clinical trial that recently started at Louisiana State University Health Shreveport, told Healio Primary Care. “We have good

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