Amantadine is an anti-viral drug which is also used in Parkinson’s disease. The drug has been shown to reduce viral load in the context of the influenza virus, and in the COVID-19 setting, it may be able to decrease the viral load in SARS-CoV-2 positive patients. Explore the live graph.
Acalabrutinib is an anti-cancer medicine (tyrosine kinase inhibitor) showing promise in early studies. Its potential mechanism of action (MoA) is poorly understood. If understood better, more anti-cancer drugs can be rationalized against COVID-19. MoA elements include genes, and pathways that may explain the MoA of the drug in particularly ameliorating cytokine storm-related features in COVID-19. … Read More