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Influenza, commonly referred to as the flu, is an infectious disease caused by RNA viruses of the biological family Orthomyxovir...
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Tamiflu 18,427 Tylenol 11,569 Acetaminophen 7,357
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Panadol
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Tamiflu
Other name: Acetaminophen (Acetaminophen)
Other name: Oseltamivir (Oseltamivir)
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Panadol is the GlaxoSmithKline trade name for paracetamol (International Nonproprietary Name) or acetaminophen (United States Adopted Name) , which is an over the counter drug pharmaceutical analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever r...
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Oseltamivir International Nonproprietary Name , an antiviral drug, slows the spread of influenza (flu) virus between cells in the body by stopping the virus from Viral neuraminidase with its host cell median time to symptom alleviation is reduced by 0.5...
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Top Concerns
Pan
Contractions
2
Addiction
1
Paranoia
1
Febrile Seizures
1
Loss Of Appetite
1
Blood Clots
1
High Blood Pressure
1
OHSS
1
Diabetes
1
Liver Damage
1
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Tam
Vomiting
9
Asthma
8
Pneumonia
7
Sore Throat
6
Tiredness
6
Common Cold
5
Flu Like Symptoms
5
Nausea
5
Shortness Of Breath
3
Runny Nose
3
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Febrile Seizures
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Tam
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Pan
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Liver Damage
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Vomiting
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Asthma
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Pneumonia
Tam
Pan
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Sore Throat
Tam
Pan
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Tiredness
Tam
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Common Cold
Tam
Pan
5
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Flu Like Symptoms
Tam
Pan
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Nausea
Tam
Pan
5
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Shortness Of Breath
Tam
Pan
3
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Runny Nose
Tam
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About Panadol
Panadol is the GlaxoSmithKline trade name for paracetamol (International Nonproprietary Name) or acetaminophen (United States Adopted Name) , which is an over the counter drug pharmaceutical analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever r...
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About Tamiflu
Oseltamivir International Nonproprietary Name , an antiviral drug, slows the spread of influenza (flu) virus between cells in the body by stopping the virus from Viral neuraminidase with its host cell median time to symptom alleviation is reduced by 0.5...
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other doctor agreed and said side affects would be to bad...
" ...doctor out to me last night about 3 was finding it so hard to breathe my chest was getting tighter and tighter.. She gave me perscription for tamiflu ...tamiflu and the other doctor agreed and s... "

u, i also wun use tamiflu b4 confirmation of case. i...
" ...wun use tamiflu b4 confirmation ...sore throat. lucky my GP play safe by asking me take panadol & antihistamines instead of tamiflu. cause i recovered ...they already say tamiflu can't prev... "

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to the doctors, I just took panadol when i was at my worst...
" ...the doctors, I just took panadol when i was at my ...up. I've been doing the same with Kaelen. I really wouldn't want to take tamiflu. They can't really say if it's safe or not... "

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flu. Can i still give her panadol while she is taking it...
" Tamiflu?? Has anyone's kids had to ...A or swine flu. Can i still give her panadol while she is taking it or will the Tamiflu get rid of the fever etc as well? I... "

I've kept my temp under control with panadol and tepid...
" ...only get down to 38 with panadol. My GP saw her as ...Swabs were taken, I can't have Tamiflu since it's useless unless ...be fine, since I've kept my temp under control with panadol and tepi... "

same so they gave us the Tamiflu tablets but only DH took...
" ...'swine flu' outbreak, DH got really sick, gave it to me ...was, they treat it all the same so they gave us the Tamiflu tablets but only DH took them. I took one ...die so just stuck to panad... "

it too and am on tamiflu also however I am getting really...
" ...on her and keep the panadol up to her. Chels is ...her liquids up. I have it too and am on tamiflu also however I am getting really sick on it. Have not been able to hold... "

else with more experience with tamiflu will be in soon....
" ...last pregnancy and declined tamiflu. i wasn't comfy taking ...to being pregnant. I had a high fever for almost a week, and took panadol to keep it ...else with more experience with tamiflu wi... "

they sent him home to take panadol. NExt day he went to...
" ...they sent him home to take panadol. NExt day he went ...had no temp as he had taken panadol. He said he had ...was told he would not be given tamiflu \"it's too expemnsive' ?!?... "

He didn't even attempt to give tamiflu, nor was he going to...
" ...likely Swine Flu\" 2 weeks ago. Her temp was 38-39 for a couple of days, tired, body aches (especially her back), cough, sore throat. He didn't even attempt to give tamiflu, nor ...up, panadol... "

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