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Grip Tedavisinde Yüksek Doz Oseltamivir Kullanımı

High Dose Therapy for Influenza Drug

Critically ill patients with the pandemic H1N1 influenza who received triple the standard dose of the influenza drug oseltamivir were 7 times more likely to completely clear the virus from their system in 5 days than those who received the standard dose. This discussion addresses the healthcare implications of these findings, including a rationale for high dose therapy of sensitive strains of influenza.

Michael Schmidt, Medical Univ. of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Anand Kumar, Hlth. Sci. Ctr., Winnipeg, MB, Canada