Care and Healing
Antiviral drugs can make a mild illness and will feel more healthy. It also serves to prevent the occurrence of serious complications.
Antiviral drugs work very well after developing the disease (approximately within two days). However, treatment with antiviral drugs should be performed until 48jam, especially for those who underwent inpatient at the hospital, because a higher risk of influenza-related complications.
Influenza antiviral drugs can also be used to prevent influenza munculonya when consumed by those who are not sick. But of course it was given to those who are close to the Mexican people with flu-like health workers.
As a precaution, the drug is effective up to 70% -90%. While giving a maximum determined by the conditions of each individual.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends use of oseltamivir or zanamivir for flu treatment or prevention of Mexico, as follows:
- Oseltamivir (Tamiflu) is permitted to treat or prevent consumed virus infection
influenza A and B in people aged 1 year or more
- Zanamivir (Relenza) allowed consumed to treat infections of influenza A and B viruses
for their 7-year-old yangt or more. When used for prevention allowed
consumed by those who are aged five years or more.
Treatment and prevention recommendations, this could be changed in accordance with the development of an existing flu virus.