paracetamol is recommended for coronavirus – Channel 4 News

The NHS has updated its advice for people who are at home with symptoms of the Covid-19 virus, saying people should take paracetamol as the painkiller of first choice. The new advice comes after France’s Health Minister, Olivier Veran, tweeted that “taking anti-inflammatory drugs (ibuprofen, cortisone…) could be an aggravating factor of the infection”. The NHS says there is “currently...