The World Health Organization said in March 2020 that it was “not aware of any negative effects of ibuprofen, beyond the usual known side effects,” and added that it was not recommending against using ibuprofen for coronavirus patients. COVID-19 often causes fever, which anti-inflammatory medicine like ibuprofen may help reduce for those with symptoms not requiring hospitalization.

Is Ibuprofen A Risk For Coronavirus-Infected People?

As in any circumstance, individuals using ibuprofen should read the warning labels beforehand and take only the recommended dosage.