To get clear answers, select a condition, a treatment OR a symptom:

3 Results for
Treatments Curefacts.com - Pencil icon
  • All Treatments
  • Amantadine and Rimantadine
  • Neuraminidase inhibitors
  • Curefacts.com - X icon
(RX) Curefacts.com - Pencil icon
  • All categories
  • RX
  • Curefacts.com - X icon
for
Prevention and Treatment Curefacts.com - Pencil icon
  • Prevention and Treatment
  • Prevention
  • Treatment
  • Curefacts.com - X icon
of
viral flu infection Curefacts.com - Pencil icon
Sorry... No alternatives found
in
Adults Curefacts.com - Pencil icon
  • All Ages
  • Adults
  • Curefacts.com - X icon

Treatments (RX) for Prevention and Treatment of viral flu infection in Adults

Filter
Sort by
Rating
Compare

Amantadine and Rimantadine (RX)

Curefacts.com - Tooltip icon Curefacts.com - Capsule icon
Mixed

viral flu infection prevention in healthy Adults

Curefacts.com - Evidence icon EVIDENCE | WELL TESTED - 21 studies with 25,783 adults
Curefacts.com - Circle icon EFFECTIVENESS | MILD BENEFITS
Curefacts.com - Circle icon SAFETY | DANGEROUS
Prevention of influenza A with Amantadine and Rimantadine. This treatment has been replaced by neuraminidase inhibitors and is no longer used in the USA. 21 studies conducted, with 25,783 adults. Prevents 25% of influenza-like-illness in and over 60% of confirmed flu type A infections during influenza A epidemic outbreaks. Unknown impact in flu complications. Both drugs have irritating stomach and gut effects, while Amantadine may also impair the nervous system and lead to psychiatric symptoms.

Amantadine and Rimantadine (RX)

Curefacts.com - Tooltip icon Curefacts.com - Capsule icon
Mixed

viral flu infection treatment in Adults with Flu

Curefacts.com - Evidence icon EVIDENCE | REASONABLY TESTED - 13 studies with 1,151 adults
Curefacts.com - Circle icon EFFECTIVENESS | MILD BENEFITS for fever
Curefacts.com - Circle icon SAFETY | MILD RISKS
Treatment of Influenza A with Amantadine and Rimantadine. This treatment has been replaced by neuraminidase inhibitors and is no longer used in the USA. 13 studies conducted, with 1,151 adults. Shortened the duration of fever by about one day. Unknown impact on complications. Both drugs have irritating stomach and gut effects, while Amantadine may also impair the nervous system and lead to psychiatric symptoms.

Neuraminidase inhibitors (RX)

Curefacts.com - Tooltip icon Curefacts.com - Capsule icon
Unclear

viral flu infection treatment in Adults with Cystic Fibrosis with Flu

Curefacts.com - Evidence icon EVIDENCE | NOT TESTED
Curefacts.com - Circle icon EFFECTIVENESS | UNCLEAR
Curefacts.com - Circle icon SAFETY | DANGEROUS
Treatment with Neuraminidase inhibitors (e.g. zanamivir, oseltamivir). No studies conducted, and therefore no data exists on benefits. Seems safe for Oseltamivir. Mild known side effects, including vomiting. Zanamivir may evoke asthma attacks and is risky for adults with Cystic Fibrosis.

Additional Information

Join CureFacts at: Curefacts.com - Facebook icon Curefacts.com - Youtube icon Curefacts.com - Twitter icon Curefacts.com - linkedin icon

CureFacts is for informational purposes and should not be considered medical advice, diagnosis or treatment recommendations.

See terms of use and privacy statement. Copyright © 2015-2017 CureFacts. All Rights Reserved.