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Tamiflu Dosage - Tamiflu Side Effects
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- Tamiflu Dosage
In most cases, the recommended Tamiflu dosage is 75 mg, twice a day, for five days. As this eMedTV article explains, your dosage will vary, depending on factors such as your age and any other medical conditions you may have.
- Tamiflu Drug
This eMedTV article gives some basic information on Tamiflu, a prescription drug that is used to both treat and prevent influenza (the flu). This Web page also discusses whether this medication can be used to treat other types of viruses.
- Tamiflu Drug Interactions
This eMedTV article indicates that there are no known Tamiflu drug interactions. However, it is still important to discuss your current medications with your doctor before starting Tamiflu, a medication used to treat and prevent the flu.
- Tamiflu Precautions and Warnings
This eMedTV Web page lists several important Tamiflu precautions and warnings. For example, Tamiflu has been reported to cause an allergic reaction or serious skin reaction in some people. Also, this drug should be avoided by women who are nursing.
- Tamiflu Side Effects
Common side effects with Tamiflu can include nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. This portion of the eMedTV library describes several side effects that can occur in children and adults who are taking the drug. Most side effects of this medication are mild.