Cetylpyridinium chloride for COVID-19
Cetylpyridinium chloride has been reported as potentially beneficial for early treatment of COVID-19. We have not reviewed these studies. See all other treatments.
Virucidal activity of CPC-containing oral rinses against SARS-CoV-2 variants and are active in the presence of human saliva, bioRxiv, doi:10.1101/2021.08.05.455040 ,
Virucidal activity and mechanism of action of cetylpyridinium chloride against SARS-CoV-2, bioRxiv, doi:10.1101/2022.01.27.477964 ,
Virucidal activity and mechanism of action of cetylpyridinium chloride against SARS-CoV-2, Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medicine, and Pathology, doi:10.1016/j.ajoms.2022.04.001 ,
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