What is Tamiflu?
The active ingredient in Tamiflu oseltamivir phosphate, is a medicine called a neuraminidase inhibitor. Tamiflu works by slowing the spread of influenza between cells in the body, confining the virus to a smaller area and allowing the immune system to kill the virus.
How do I take Tamiflu?
It is recommended you take Tamiflu as soon as you start feeling sick. If taken within the first 48 hours it can minimize the symptoms of Influenza such as headaches, sore throat, cough and fatigue by several days. Tamiflu comes in a tablet form and one tablet is taken twice a day for five days with food.
Tamiflu Side effects
All medicine has side effects associated with taking them however not everyone will suffer from them. Keep in mind that the benefits of taking medication to prevent a serious condition are more important than some minor side effects. Most side effects usually only last 1-2 weeks when taking a new medication.
- Nausea and vomiting
- Stomach upset
All medication will come with side effect information from the manufactures. It is also best you talk to your doctor if you have any concerns as they maybe able to change the dose or medication.
How do I buy Tamiflu online?
First you need to obtain a valid prescription through an online consultation to purchase prescription medications for influenza. This is a free and short consultation from the privacy of your home. This replaces the face-to-face consult you would normally have with a doctor. Once you have been approved Tamiflu will be sent out to you as quickly as possible.