What You Need to Know About Tamiflu
Drug Interactions With TamifluIn clinical studies, no drugs were shown to interact with Tamiflu (see Tamiflu Drug Interactions).
What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?Prior to taking this medication, you should tell your healthcare provider if you have:
- Liver disease or liver failure
- Kidney disease or kidney failure
- Heart disease
- Liver disease
- Allergies to any medicines.
Let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking about becoming pregnant
Also, tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Tamiflu Precautions and Warnings to learn more, including information on who should not take this drug.)
How Should Tamiflu Be Stored?It should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture. Also, keep Tamiflu and all medications out of the reach of children. Tamiflu suspension (liquid) should be discarded after ten days after it is mixed by your pharmacist.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?If you do not take your Tamiflu as scheduled, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the one you forgot and take your next dose instead. Never take a double dose.