Is it the flu?
Is it the flu?When and how to use rapid testing for influenza
FDA warns about serious reactions to Harvoni, SovaldiBoth the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Harvoni and Sovaldi maker Gilead are warning Hepatitis C patients about serious bradycardia when the drugs are combined with certain other medications.
Study: Tamiflu shortens length of flu symptomsAntiviral drug oseltamavir (Tamiflu, Roche) shortens the length of flu symptoms by about 1 day, and reduces respiratory infections that sometimes develop by 44%, according to a study published in The Lancet.
Rapid flu tests improve care in the EDUsing rapid tests to diagnose influenza in the emergency department (ED) results in fewer unnecessary ancillary tests, fewer unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions, and greater use of antiviral drugs.