Effect of double dose oseltamivir on clinical and virological outcomes in children and adults admitted to hospital with severe influenza: double blind randomised controlled trial | BMJ

Eric K. Noji, M.D.‘s insight:

Doubling the dose of oseltamivir (Tamiflu, Genentech USA, Inc) for patients hospitalized with severe influenza provides no virological or clinical advantages over standard dosing, according to an article published online May 30 in the British Medical Journal. This finding could help preserve drug stocks in a future pandemic

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