Some readily-available steroids can be life-saving in severe covid cases: WHO
The world body also cautioned against using corticosteroids on patients with non-severe covid-19. Citing scientific evidences, WHO suggested that systemic corticosteroids may reduce 28-day mortality in patients with critical covid-19
NEW DELHi: Readily available and lowcost steroids can help in treatment of severely ill covid-19 positive patients, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday. Based on data from eight randomized clinical trials of systemic corticosteroids for covid-19, the WHO strongly recommended systemic corticosteroids for the treatment of patients with severe and critical covid-19.