Ebselen, synthetic drug for bipolar disorder and hearing los
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Ebselen, synthetic drug for bipolar disorder and hearing loss, could help treat COVID-19: Study
Ebselen is an organoselenium compound that is shown to have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, cytoprotective (protects healthy cells) properties. It prevents cellular damage caused due to reactive oxygen species. Ebselen is also proposed to have neuroprotective (protective of brain cells) properties.

The drug is being investigated for its effect on Meniere's disease, noise-induced hearing loss, tinnitus and bipolar disorder. It is also suggested to be effective against multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Meniere's disease is an inner ear disease that causes vertigo, hearing loss and tinnitus. It usually affects one ear and the hearing loss may be permanent. Staphylococcus aureus causes a variety of infections ranging from skin infections like boils to severe and life-threatening respiratory tract infections.

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/health/ebselen-synthetic-drug-for-bipolar-disorder-and-hearing-loss-could-help-treat-covid-19-study-8719301.html
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