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A Cochrane Collaborative analysis found little evidence to support routine neuraminidase use in healthy adults. (more…)
CORRESPONDENCE Intravenous Zanamivir for Oseltamivir-Resistant 2009 H1N1 Influenza A.H. Gaur and Others The authors detected oseltamivir-resistant H1N1 virus in a 10-year-old girl. She was successfully treated with intravenous zanamivir. Full Text | PDF | Supplementary Material
Oseltamivir and zanamivir “have modest effectiveness against the symptoms of influenza in otherwise healthy adults,” according to a BMJ analysis published online.
CORRESPONDENCE Emergence of Oseltamivir-Resistant Pandemic H1N1 Virus during Prophylaxis M. Baz and Others The results indicate that a neuraminidase mutation (H275Y) is associated with oseltamivir resistance not only in seasonal H1N1 and avian H5N1 viruses but now also in 2009 pandemic H1N1 strains. Full Text | PDF