UPDATE: The most recent study by Oxford University (randomized control trial) showed a 90% reduction in hospitalization for people with COVID.

Below are links to a peer-reviewed studies, articles in medical journals, or news articles regarding the efficacy of budesonide.

Medical Journal Articles or Studies

  1. Common asthma treatment reduces need for hospitalisation in COVID-19 patients, study suggests (University of Oxford)
  2. Pathophysiological Basis and Rationale for Early Outpatient Treatment of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Infection – ScienceDirect (from the American Journal of Medicine)
  3. Inhaled corticosteroids and COVID-19: a systematic review and clinical perspective (from European Respiratory Journal)
  4. Inhaled corticosteroids in virus pandemics: a treatment for COVID-19? (From The Lancet)
  5. SARS-CoV-2 and The Case for Empirical Treatment (upcoming in the Global Journal of Science Frontier Research – Volume 20, Issue 4)
  6. Pathophysiological Basis and Rationale for Early Outpatient Treatment of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Infection (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health)
  7. Budesonide facilitates weaning from mechanical ventilation in difficult-to-wean very severe COPD patients (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health)
  8. Effect of nebulized budesonide on respiratory mechanics and oxygenation in acute lung injury/acute respiratory distress syndrome (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health)


News Reports & Studies


Below are links to studies or articles about the efficacy or success of some of the other remedies we recommend for prevention.


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