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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Male or female patients aged 18 years and above;
Confirmed or suspected SARS-CoV-2 infection;
National Early Warning Score (NEWS2) greater than or equal to 3 in a single parameter or NEWS2 > 5 overall;
Acute hypoxemic respiratory failure: PaO2/FiO2 ratio less than or equal to 300 OR SpO2/FiO2 ratio < 315 (Kigali Modification)
Provision of written informed consent by the patient OR by the patient's Legal Representative OR professional consultee.
Any of the following contraindications to ibuprofen:
A known hypersensitivity to ibuprofen or any other constituent of the medicinal product;
Patients who have previously shown hypersensitivity reactions (e.g. asthma, rhinitis, angioedema or urticaria) in response to aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs);
Patients with a history of, or existing gastrointestinal ulceration/perforation or bleeding, including that associated with NSAIDs;
Patients with severe hepatic failure;
Patients with acute renal failure;
Patients with severe heart failure.
Participation in any other investigational drug products less than 30 days prior to study enrolment;
Glasgow Coma Score < 12;
Patients who cannot swallow oral capsules;
Pregnant or lactating women;
Any medical history that might, in the opinion of the attending clinician, put the patient at significant risk if he/she were to participate in the trial.