Used specifically for the treatment and prevention of viral
infections, there is a whole range of antiviral drugs available. Each antiviral drug is used to treat specific
viruses. Unlike antibiotics (who destroy viruses) however, antiviral drugs only inhibit their development.
Therefore, they're most effective when used to prevent an infection, or in the early stages of
Most of antiviral drugs fall into categories that deal with
influenza A and B viruses, various herpes viruses, hepatitis viruses, HIV virus, etc. On this site you will mostly
find antiviral drugs used to treat various types of influenza (including bird flu and swine flu), herpes and
medication used against type A virus.
Amantadine is also used as an aid in early
stages of Parkinson's disease treatment, as well
as in management of herpes infection.
more info about Amantadine
100 × 100mg tablets
Antiviral drug with
Zanamivir, used in treating
and prevetion of influenza type A and B viruses,
which includes bird flu and swine flu. Comes
packaged in blister on diskettes with inhaler.
more info about Relenza
20 × 5mg diskettes
Antiviral drug with Oseltamivir,
used to fight flu
viruses, including bird flu and swine flu. Tamiflu
fights viruses by attacking them, rather than
just treating the symptoms.
more info about Tamiflu
10 × 75mg capsules
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