The role of vitamin D in reducing SARS-CoV-2 infection: An update

“A comprehensive update of immunological mechanisms underlying positive effects of Vitamin D in reducing SARSCoV2 infection, and a thorough survey of recent epidemiological studies and clinical trials”

From the journal “International Immunopharmacology”

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  • SARS-CoV-2 infections are likely to be more prevalent in the winter season.
  • Clinical trials reveal vitamin D as a potential therapeutic agent against COVID-19.
  • Vitamin D is beneficial against COVID-19 by reducing inflammatory response.
  • Vitamin D boosts immune response against SARS-CoV-2 infection.
  • Vitamin D deficiency increases the risk of COVID-19 severity and mortality.