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What happens if I stop taking Tamiflu with one day left

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Why doesn't she just call the doctor who prescribed it and ask him or her that question. It can be stopped but you do not mention how long she has bee ... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Flu incubation: Most people who have been exposed to the influenza virus will start showing symptoms in 1-4 days, with 2 days being the most common time of onset.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Tamiflu (oseltamivir): It does not work as effectively.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience Pediatrics
Prob a side effect.: Regardless of whether you had a positive flu test or not before starting Tamiflu, (oseltamivir) you are on your last day of treatment. If nausea doesn ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ibrahim Al-Sanouri
26 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: It is better to continue but if you see allergic adverse effects you should stop it.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Cool mist vaporizer: And can try musinex dm otc.. If not better call doctor. If wheezing or short of breath call doctor..
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Its not "common": but it's definitely a possible side effect and it should CEASE when drug is stopped! Hope this helps! Dr Z
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Woods
22 years experience Pediatrics
Can still have flu: Tamiflu (oseltamivir) decreases the possibility of infection but you could have been infected with the flu before even starting the medicine, but just ... Read More
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Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Why you taking the: Z-pack? Was it prescribed by a doctor? The flu is a virus. A z-pack is an antibiotic and is only helpful for a bacterial infection. It will not help a ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: alternative: A better alternative would be forcing 2 type of fluids: electrolyte rich ( powerade, gatorade, vitamin water) and protein rich fluids ( broth, boullio ... Read More

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