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Tamiflu Uses - What Is Pharyngitis?
This page contains links to eMedTV Flu Articles containing information on subjects from Tamiflu Uses to What Is Pharyngitis?. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Tamiflu Uses
Tamiflu is mainly used to treat and prevent the flu. This eMedTV article explains how there may be more Tamiflu uses in the future. For example, the drug is currently being studied as a possible treatment for bird flu (avian flu).
Tamiflu is a prescription drug approved to prevent and treat the flu. This eMedTV page offers a brief overview of the uses and possible side effects of Tamiflu. A link to more information is also provided. Tamiflue is a common misspelling of Tamiflu.
- The Flu
Fever and a cough are two common symptoms of the flu. This eMedTV Web page briefly describes this respiratory infection, with details on what causes it and how it is spread. A link to more information is also included.
- Types of Flu
This eMedTV article discusses the three main types of flu in detail, including how they are transmitted between species. Also discussed in this article are the further classifications of the flu virus and an overview of where the flu comes from.
- Viral Pharyngitis
If a sore throat is caused by a virus, it is known medically as viral pharyngitis. This page from the eMedTV Web site further discusses this throat infection, including possible causes, symptoms, and home remedies that can help reduce discomfort.
- What Is Pharyngitis?
The medical term for a sore throat is pharyngitis. This eMedTV resource further addresses the question, "What is pharyngitis?" This article also describes some of the potential causes of a sore throat and possible treatment options.