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Were you looking for information about Tamiflu? Tamiflue is a common misspelling of Tamiflu.
Tamiflu® (oseltamivir phosphate) is a medication licensed to help prevent and treat influenza (the virus that causes the flu). This prescription medication works by attacking the flu virus inside the body, which helps prevent the virus from spreading. Tamiflu comes in the form of a capsule or liquid, and is typically taken once or twice a day. Although most people tolerate the medication well, there are some potential side effects, such as nausea and vomiting.
(To learn more about this drug, click Tamiflu. This article contains detailed information on how this medication works to treat and prevent the flu, dosing guidelines, and precautions and warnings to be aware of. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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