On Thursday afternoon, President Biden signed the American Rescue plan into law. The law was subject to an intense partisan debate and passed both houses of Congress by a very slim margin. The President expects checks to go out by the end of this month.
Recent media reports have cited infectious disease experts who recommend against premedicating with over-the-counter (OTC) pain relievers, like those containing acetaminophen and ibuprofen, when getting a COVID-19 vaccine.
When used appropriately melatonin can play an important role in personal healthcare, but inappropriate use of supplements could be harmful. Consumers should be wary of dietary supplement products making unsubstantiated claims regarding the prevention and treatment of COVID-19.