Treatment Indications: Hospitalized patients with suspected or confirmed influenza regardless of time from symptom onset Outpatients with suspected or confirmed influenza who are at high risk for influenza complications: o Adults 65 years of age and older o Patients with chronic pulmonary, cardiovascular, renal, hepatic, hematologic,File Size: KB. Jan 29, · Trials of oseltamivir for treatment of naturally occurring influenza-like illness in adults reporting at least one of the study outcomes were eligible.
Oct 20, · The clinical manifestations and diagnosis of influenza in adults, the role of antiviral agents for the prevention and treatment of seasonal influenza, and vaccines against H5N1 and H7N9 avian influenza are also reviewed elsewhere. Seasonal influenza vaccination in children is also presented separately. May 15, · Four antiviral drugs have been approved for the treatment of influenza: the NA inhibitors oseltamivir (Tamiflu), zanamivir (Relenza), and peramivir (Rapivab), and the cap-dependent endonuclease Cited by: 2.
Aug 31, · People at high risk of flu complications include young children, adults 65 years of age and older, pregnant women, and people with certain medical conditions such as asthma, diabetes and heart disease. When used for treatment, antiviral drugs can lessen symptoms and shorten the time you are sick by 1 or 2 days. Aug 31, · Influenza (also known as “flu”) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. This page provides resources about flu symptoms, complications, and diagnosis.