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Single-dose flu med both safe and effective
Single-dose flu med both safe and effective (September 8, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From Alabama - A new single-dose flu medication has been shown to be safe and effective, according to a report presented at the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Researchers studied over 400 adults, administering a singled dose the drug, peramavir, as an injection within 48 hours of developing flu-symptoms. Results showed that, compared to placebo, peramavir reduced the mediate time to alleviation of symptoms by 22 hours, the time to resolution of fever by 24 hours, as well as the amount of nasal coral shedding within the initial two days following treatment.
 
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