Fluoxetine use is associated with improved survival of patients with COVID-19 pneumonia: A retrospective case-control study.

@article{Nmeth2021FluoxetineUI,
  title={Fluoxetine use is associated with improved survival of patients with COVID-19 pneumonia: A retrospective case-control study.},
  author={Zs{\'o}fia N{\'e}meth and Anna Szűcs and J{\'o}zsef Vitrai and D{\'o}ra Juh{\'a}sz and J{\'a}nos P{\'a}l N{\'e}meth and Andr{\'a}s Holl{\'o}},
  journal={Ideggyogyaszati szemle},
  year={2021},
  volume={74 11-12},
  pages={
          389-396
        }
}
Background and purpose We aimed to investigate the association between fluoxetine use and the survival of hospitalised coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pneumonia patients. Methods This retrospective case-control study used data extracted from the medical records of adult patients hospitalised with moderate or severe COVID-19 pneumonia at the Uzsoki Teaching Hospital of the Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary between 17 March and 22 April 2021. As a part of standard medical treatment… 

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