The CDC provides very helpful information about antiviral medications on-line. The simple truth is that the flu ranks among the great infectious disease killers in human history, and is an
There were only two antiviral drugs approved for HIV back then.
There is an antiviral medication, ribavirin, which is active against RSV and sometimes used, primarily for immune suppressed patients like those with bone marrow transplants.
A hard-hitting flu season is hitting that much harder now. Forty-one states reported widespread flu for the week of December 23-29, 2012; a...
This issue covers topics including management of diabetes in the elderly, the public release of Medicare payments to physicians, and new approaches to antivirals as flu season begins.
No, there are no currently available antiviral medications that treat EV68.
A new warning on the HIV antiviral drug saquinavir (Invirase), describing potential for changes in the electrical activity of the heart when patients take saquinavir with ritonavir (Norvir), another HIV antiviral
2. Next, mandate additional components in our influenza prevention bundle, especially those highlighted in the Cochrane review which included “hand-washing, masks, early detection of influenza with nasal swabs, antivirals, quarantine,
The COBAS AmpliPrep/COBAS TaqMan CMV Test, the first DNA test to gauge the progress of antiviral treatment in organ transplant patients undergoing cytomegalovirus (CMV) antiviral therapy.
Given the severity of illness and the presence of multiple organ dysfunction, relying on an oral antiviral for influenza therapy seems unwise.