Swine Flu Medication – Virenza
Drug manufacturer Cipla has launched a new drug â€˜Virenzaâ€™ against the deadlyÂ Swine Flu.
Virenza – Zanamivir
Each capsule contains Zanamivirâ€¦5 mg
Treatment of Influenza
VIRENZA is indicated for treatment of uncomplicated acute illness due to influenza A and B virus in adults and pediatric patients 7 years and older that has been symptomatic for no more than 2 days.
Prophylaxis of Influenza
VIRENZA is indicated in adults and pediatric patients 5 years of age and older for prophylaxis of influenza.
VIRENZA is not recommended for treatment of patients with underlying airways disease
(such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
VIRENZA is for administration to the respiratory tract by oral inhalation using Revolizer device only.
Patients scheduled to use an inhaled bronchodilator at the same time as VIRENZA should use their bronchodilator before taking VIRENZA.
Please note do not take any medication without the consultation of doctor if you are infected with H1N1 virus
Swine Flu Medication : Virenza