Use of Quercetin for Therapeutic Purposes in COVID-19 Infections: The Opinion of the Geriatrician Doctor
Massimo Magro et al.
, Use of Quercetin for Therapeutic Purposes in COVID-19 Infections: The Opinion of the Geriatrician Doctor
, Journal of Modern Biology and Drug Discovery, doi:10.53964/jmbdd.2023004 (Review)
Review of the antiviral properties and potential benefits of quercetin for COVID-19.
Massimo Magro et al., 15 May 2023, peer-reviewed, 2 authors.
Modern Biology and Drug Discovery
ISSN 2788-8088 (Online)
Use of Quercetin for Therapeutic Purposes in COVID-19 Infections: The Opinion of the
Valerio Massimo Magro1*
Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatry, University of Campania “luigi Vanvitelli”, Naples, Italy
Correspondence to: Valerio Massimo Magro, PhD, Geriatrician, Department of Internal Medicine and
Geriatrics, University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Piazza L, Miraglia 2, Naples 80100, Italy; Email: valerio_
Received: January 22, 2023 Accepted: April 23, 2023 Published: May 15, 2023
The COVID-19 epidemic has put health systems around the world in distress, at the same time
stimulating global research in an attempt to discover new therapeutic strategies against this virus. In
this opinion we analyze the characteristics of a flavonoid, quercetin, trying to better understand its
usefulness in the treatment of coronavirus infection.
Keywords: quercetin, elderly patient, COVID-19, infection, receptors
Citation: Magro VM. Use of Quercetin for Therapeutic Purposes in COVID-19 Infections: The Opinion of the Geriatrician Doctor.
J Mod Biol Drug Discov, 2023; 2: 4. DOI: 10.53964/jmbdd.2023004.
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