Tamiflu Powder For Oral Suspension 6Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Tamiflu: Powder for oral suspension (6mg)

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Tamiflu 6mg/ml Pwd for Susp

What is this Medicine?

OSELTAMIVIR (os el TAM i vir) is an antiviral medicine. It is used to prevent and to treat some kinds of influenza or the flu. It will not work for colds or other viral infections.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Tamiflu: Powder for oral suspension(6mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Tamiflu 6mg/ml Powder for Suspension

NDC: 000040820
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Influenza B Virus Infection, Influenza A Virus Infection, Seasonal Influenza Prophylaxis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Avian Influenza Prophylaxis, Avian Influenza A (H5N1) Virus Infection, H1N1 Influenza A Virus (swine Influenza) Infection, H1N1 Influenza A (swine Influenza) Prophylaxis

Storage Information
Reconstituted product may be stored for up to 10 days at 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Do not freeze
Reconstituted product may be stored for up to 17 days if refrigerated (36 to 46 degrees F)
Store unreconstituted product at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Tamiflu 6mg/ml Powder for Suspension

Reported Side Effects for Tamiflu 6mg/ml Powder for Suspension

Balance Problems Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Broken Bones Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Anemia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Pseudomembranous Colitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nose Bleed Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Enlarged Lymph Nodes Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
1.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
2.0-15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sinus Infection Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
2.0-18.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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