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What is Oseltamivir?

With the current pandemic of COVID-19, the problem of influenza or the ‘flu’ has taken a back seat. Over the past few years though,  ‘flu

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What Is the First Sign of the Flu?

It’s that time of year again, and before you know it, you find yourself calling into work because you woke up feeling sick. The trouble is, you’re not exactly sure what it is that you’re sick with just based on the early signs, so you aren’t sure how to treat it. Is it the common cold, and you’ll feel better in a few days, or is it the flu, and you’re only making the situation worse by not going to the doctor right away? The early symptoms of the flu can often be similar to those of the common cold, so it is easy to get confused. What is the first sign of the flu and what should you do if you think you’ve got it?

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How Long is the Flu Contagious?

In this article, we will answer some common questions about the flu including how long you are contagious, review the best treatment options available, and provide tips on how to prevent getting and spreading the flu virus.

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Is Azithromycin a Penicillin?

Penicillin was originally used to describe the drug benzylpenicillin, or Penicillin G. Now, it is used to describe a group of antibiotics that all contain a chemical beta-lactam ring structure with many natural and synthetic derivatives of the original penicillin available. One of the most commonly prescribed penicillin-type antibiotics is Amoxicillin (also known as the brand Moxatag, Amoxil or Augmentin when combined with another beta-lactamase inhibitor clavunalate potassium). Other common penicillin-type antibiotics are ampicillin or piperacillin.

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The Flu in Children: What You Need to Know

In this article, we will provide information on the flu in children, including how it spreads, what are the complications, and when you need to take your child to their doctor. We will also give you tips on ways to prevent the flu.

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When is Flu Season?

In this article we will discuss the flu and its symptoms, when is flu season, as well as different ways to prevent the flu.

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When Does Flu Season Start?

In this article, we will answer all of your questions about flu season including when it is, how the data is collected and monitored, and what your treatment options are if you get the flu.

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Why you need a flu vaccine this year

The flu can cause a host of severe symptoms and medical complications. Flu shots are now more accessible than ever. It’s essential to get the yearly flu shot to protect yourself and those around you from the flu.

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