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.
WHO to take action against fake drug racket

WHO to take action against fake drug racket

Bird flu found in wild birds in Greece, Italy and Bulgaria

Bird flu found in wild birds in Greece, Italy and Bulgaria

Tamiflu alone won't work in bird flu pandemic

Tamiflu alone won't work in bird flu pandemic

Experts demand more funds to stop the spread of bird flu

Experts demand more funds to stop the spread of bird flu

Another child dies from suspected bird flu in Turkey

Another child dies from suspected bird flu in Turkey

US warns older flu drugs often don't work

US warns older flu drugs often don't work

Tamiflu may not be as effective as hoped against bird flu

Tamiflu may not be as effective as hoped against bird flu

Fake bird flu drugs reach the U.S.

Fake bird flu drugs reach the U.S.

ASEAN stockpiles bird flu drug in Malaysia

ASEAN stockpiles bird flu drug in Malaysia

Roche chooses partners to help make Tamiflu

Roche chooses partners to help make Tamiflu

Hospitals a good place to catch bird flu

Hospitals a good place to catch bird flu

Aussies get $185m injection to fight bird flu

Aussies get $185m injection to fight bird flu

Let's all have a go - Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia and Taiwan to make their own Tamiflu

Let's all have a go - Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia and Taiwan to make their own Tamiflu

Completion of the genetic sequencing of the 1918 influenza A virus

Completion of the genetic sequencing of the 1918 influenza A virus

Indonesia to produce bird flu vaccine with help from U.S. company

Indonesia to produce bird flu vaccine with help from U.S. company

Taiwan to produce its own version of Tamiflu

Taiwan to produce its own version of Tamiflu

Indonesia to make Tamiflu

Indonesia to make Tamiflu

Star anise sought after in bird flu fight

Star anise sought after in bird flu fight

Alarming deaths of Tamiflu patients - FDA to investigate

Alarming deaths of Tamiflu patients - FDA to investigate

Human bird flu cases confirmed in China

Human bird flu cases confirmed in China