Can Rectal Ozone Insufflation Be Used for COVID-19 Management?
Type: Journal article
Author: Hamdy A. Hendawy1 & Walid Mosallam1 & Mohamed E. Abuelnaga1 & Amr M. Sabry1
Ozone (O3) therapy was used before for treating various
viral infections like hepatitis B, human immune deficiency virus (HIV), and Ebola viruses. O3 also can manage hypoxia and
increase tissue oxygenation, besides its anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory properties which may have an important role
in the management of cytokine storm. We used rectal O3 insufflation therapy assuming that it may have a beneficial role in the
management of COVID-19 disease.