Influenza – Antiviral Prescribing Guidance

Public Health England have published udated guidance on how to manage suspected or confirmed ‘flu using antiviral agents. – with a new frequently asked questions section.

The guidance covers:

  • definitions
  • treatment of suspected or confirmed influenza
  • post-exposure prophylaxis supply of zanamivir acqueous solution
  • use of anti-virals in pregnancy, breastfeeding, hepatic or renal dysfunction