Tamiflu (Oseltamivir) News and Research

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Tamiflu (oseltamivir phosphate) is an antiviral drug approved for treatment of uncomplicated influenza A and B in patients 1 year of age or older. It is also approved for prophylaxis (prevention) of influenza in people 13 years or older after household contact or at high risk for exposure during influenza season. Tamiflu is one of a group of anti-influenza drugs called neuraminidase inhibitors that act by blocking the viral enzyme neuraminidase which helps the influenza virus invade cells in the respiratory tract.
Teen in Thailand dies from bird flu caught from fighting cockrel

Teen in Thailand dies from bird flu caught from fighting cockrel

Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in healthy adults

Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in healthy adults

Cardinal Health to manufacture Tamiflu for Roche

Cardinal Health to manufacture Tamiflu for Roche

Brits to trial bird flu vaccine on humans

Brits to trial bird flu vaccine on humans

Indonesian bird flu death toll now up to 37

Indonesian bird flu death toll now up to 37

Siblings deaths may indicate another bird flu cluster in Indonesia

Siblings deaths may indicate another bird flu cluster in Indonesia

What to do about bird flu

What to do about bird flu

WHO ships Tamiflu to Indonesia just in case

WHO ships Tamiflu to Indonesia just in case

Two more deaths from bird flu as Indonesia tries to track down souce of 'cluster' deaths

Two more deaths from bird flu as Indonesia tries to track down souce of 'cluster' deaths

Bird flu - the battle could be over

Bird flu - the battle could be over

Renewed interest in studying influenza A viruses

Renewed interest in studying influenza A viruses

In a bird flu pandemic 40% will take a sickie

In a bird flu pandemic 40% will take a sickie

U.S. expert says one wild bird does not make a pandemic, while Egypt finds bird flu case # 12

U.S. expert says one wild bird does not make a pandemic, while Egypt finds bird flu case # 12

Sweetgum tree may help fight bird flu

Sweetgum tree may help fight bird flu

Bird flu case # 5 in Egypt as virus sweeps around the world

Bird flu case # 5 in Egypt as virus sweeps around the world

U.S. buys more Relenza and Tamiflu for future influenza pandemics

U.S. buys more Relenza and Tamiflu for future influenza pandemics

French vaccinate millions of free range birds as farm becomes first victim of bird flu

French vaccinate millions of free range birds as farm becomes first victim of bird flu

Australia boost preparedness for Avian Influenza

Australia boost preparedness for Avian Influenza

Two drug giants team up to develop new bird flu therapy

Two drug giants team up to develop new bird flu therapy

Bird flu gets a grip on Europe

Bird flu gets a grip on Europe