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Amantadine - I had Influenza A many years ago and had to be tested every year with blood samples?

Posted 5 days ago by nastally1 0 answers

... which were sent to the CDC to be sure I wasn't a carrier. Symmetrel was used for the cure. Then I was told to use every year during flu season for prevention. It, with the flu shot, has worked but my current primary physicianr indicated last year that it wasn't a preventative. I am on ...

Tamiflu - Anyone told to take a longer course?

Posted 21 Dec 2014 by concerned-mommy 1 answer

My daughter is 3 yo and developed a fever a week ago. We went to her pediatrician and she tested positive for Influenza A. She was prescribed Tamiflu and thus treatment was started less than hours into the illness. She seemed to be doing better. Her fever was gone after a couple days although ...

Influenza A Not Improving?

Posted 5 Dec 2014 by MrsJforever 2 answers

I have been symptomatic for 8 days, fever for 7, I started to improve for about 24 hours but that stopped and some symptoms returned. I was diagnosed with Flu A on day 4 and told I'll have only a few more days of misery. Today I saw a PA who checked my lungs, all is well. He said I could have ...

Is rimantadine being used parkinsons disease?

Posted 30 Sep 2013 by fronya 1 answer

I have been asked to take it. Has anyone heard anything about this? Nervous!!

Should tamiflu be taken by someone with copd, and heart disease?

Posted 16 Feb 2011 by barb84tom 1 answer

My father has COPD and Heart disease. He has the flu. not sure if it is influenza a or not and was given tamiflu. About 4 hours later he had a hard time breathing and felt the inside of his nose was swelling. Should A patient with COPD and heart disease be taking this drug?

The flulaval (Influenza Virus Vaccine) prevent in some way the Influenza A (H1N1)?

Posted 25 Mar 2011 by Juan1951 2 answers

If we had been vaccined with Flulaval (Influenza Virus Vaccine), do not so long, we can be vaccined to Influenza A (H1N1) Vaccine? If yes, How long we must wait?

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