Category: colchicine

  • Cheap gout drug colchicine added to UK’s RECOVERY COVID-19 trial

    Colchicine, a cheap and readily available anti-inflammatory drug used to treat diseases such as gout, is to be investigated as a potential therapy for COVID-19 in the UK’s ground-breaking RECOVERY trial. In a statement academics from Oxford University, which is running the trial, said that colchicine will be added to the Randomised Evaluation of COVid-19 […]