Antiandrogens may protect against covid

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32977363/

“Anti-androgens commonly used in the treatment of AGA such as finasteride, dutasteride, spironolactone, and bicalutamide could improve outcomes among men infected by SARS?CoV?2.”

We have known that men do worse than women when contracting Covid, with higher death rates.  So this may help us understand the role of androgens in Covid

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