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Table 5 Usage of medication based on COVID-19 status

From: Presence of gustatory and olfactory dysfunction in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic

Variable COVID-19 Positive COVID-19 Negative p-value
Use of anti-inflammatory medication 26 (60.4%) 245 (36.68%) 0.0019
Ibuprofen 11 (25.6%) 137 (20.5%) 0.4271
Acetaminophen 13 (30.2%) 90 (13.5%) 0.0025
Aspirin 1 (2.3%) 25 (3.7%) 1.0000
Metamizole 6 (14.0%) 21 (3.1%) 0.0039
Diclofenac 1 (2.3%) 1 (0.1%) 0.1174
Other medication 2 (4.7%) 29 (4.3%) 0.0027