Top
10
Doctor insights on: Tamiflu Liver

Share
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
2 doctors shared insights

Liver (Definition)

This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more


2

2
Can you drink and tmake tamiflu (oseltamivir)?

Can you drink and tmake tamiflu (oseltamivir)?

Sick and alcohol: No. One should not drink alcohol when they are ill, regardless if they are on tamiflu (oseltamivir) or not. ...Read more

3

3
Permanent side effects for tamiflu (oseltamivir)?

Tamiflu (oseltamivir): Tamiflu (oseltamivir) has side effects but no known, proven permanent adverse events. ...Read more

4

4
Does tamiflu(roche) make children psychic disorder?

Does tamiflu(roche) make children psychic disorder?

Possibly: Influenza can be associated with neuropsychiatric symptoms such as delirium. There have been some reports of patients with influenza and taking tamiflu (oseltamivir) having such symptoms, but since these were reports that were not associated with a formal study it cannot be determined what the significance is or if it was caused by the flu, the medication, or a combination. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What are the side effects of tamiflu (oseltamivir)?

Tamiflu (oseltamivir) side effects: Rashes or blisters to the skin or mouth, itching, facial swelling (allergic reaction), chest pain, difficulty breathing, nausea/vomiting/diarrhea, and abdominal pain are a few possible side effects of Tamiflu (oseltamivir). Notify your doctor right away if any of these occur! ...Read more

7

7
Could you prescribe tamiflu (oseltamivir) over the app?

Wrong site: The public HT site is for general information.It is not a chat room and site docs cannot review your uploads or previous questions.It is also not designed to diagnose or treat you. There is an affiliated concierge service, HealthTap Prime, and some of those features are available with paid consultations.Read site information if interested. ...Read more

8

8
Can i take alavert d and tamiflu (oseltamivir) together?

Yes: Alavert d is for allergies. Tamiflu (oseltamivir) is to decrease the symptoms and length of time you have a flu. You can take them together, but you usually don't need to since tamiflu (oseltamivir) is only useful if you do have the flu and it is very early in the course and your symptoms are likely from the flu instead of allergies. If you have allergies, it is useless to use tamiflu (oseltamivir). ...Read more

9

9
After taking tamiflu (oseltamivir) how long am i contagious?

After taking tamiflu (oseltamivir) how long am i contagious?

5 days once sick: According to the centers for disease control and prevention (cdc), most healthy adults may be able to infect others beginning 1 day before symptoms develop and up to 5 to 7 days after becoming sick. Tamiflu (oseltamivir) may shorten this by a day, but there is actually little data looking at your question. Some say you can't spread it 24 hrs after your last fever, but that is false. ...Read more

10

10
What are the side effects of tamiflu; anything to worry about?

Tamiflu (oseltamivir) side effects: Oseltamivir (tamiflu) may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away: nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhea, headache. Special precautions section, call a doctor immediately: rash, hives, or blisters on the skin, itching, swelling of the face or tongue, difficulty breathing or swallowing, hoarseness, changes in behavior. ...Read more

Dr. Samuel Graitcer
218 doctors shared insights

Oseltamivir (Definition)

The brand name is tamiflu (oseltamivir). It is a prodrug, which means it is inactive until metabolized by a person's body into the active form. It blocks neuraminidase, an enzyme in influenza virus; by doing this, it prevents the flu virus from detaching from the host cell and slows the spread of the virus. It comes in a tablet form, as ...Read more


Dr. Julie Abbott
185 doctors shared insights

Tamiflu (Definition)

Tamiflu is a flu/influenza agent which is a kind of anti-viral ...Read more