Medicine that fights alcoholism may be an option for the treatment of sepsis – Mágica Mistura 能

The work was conducted at the Research Center for Inflammatory Diseases (CRID) – a Research, Innovation and Dissemination Center (CEPID) of Fapesp based at Ribeirão Preto Medical School (FMRP-USP).

“We already know that the drug is safe, as it has been in use since the 1950s, and we are proposing its repositioning for the treatment of sepsis. We saw that it works on tests in vitro and in animals. A clinical trial is now needed to assess its effectiveness in septic patients, ”says Camila Meirelles Silva, postdoctoral fellow at CRID and the first author of the article.

Source: Medicine that fights alcoholism may be an option for the treatment of sepsis – Mágica Mistura 能