June 10, 2020 / 9:56 AM / a month ago

BRIEF-EMA Reiterates Advice ACE Inhibitors And ARB Drugs Can Be Used During COVID-19 Pandemic

June 10 (Reuters) - European Medicines Agency:

* EMA SAYS LATEST DATA SUPPORT CONTINUED USE OF ACE INHIBITORS AND ARB MEDICINES DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

* EMA - REITERATES ITS PREVIOUS ADVICE THAT PATIENTS SHOULD CONTINUE TO USE ACE INHIBITORS OR ARBS AS ADVISED BY THEIR DOCTORS

* EMA - RECENT OBSERVATIONAL STUDIES OF ACE INHIBITORS AND ARBS HAVE NOT SHOWN EFFECT OF THE DRUGS ON RISK OF BECOMING INFECTED WITH NEW CORONAVIRUS

* EMA - THE OBSERVATIONAL STUDIES OF ACE INHIBITORS AND ARBS ALSO DO NOT INDICATE NEGATIVE IMPACT ON OUTCOME FOR PATIENTS WITH COVID-19

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