Have Questions?
Get Answers.


Contact Customer Service

Call: 1-800-543-1980

Email Us

-or-

Contact Technical Support

Call: 1-800-343-3858

Email Us

Sign Up for
Email Updates

Stay connected with the latest product information & company news
Register Now View Privacy Policy
Treatment Options
Treatment for Influenza (flu)

Who should be treated?

Prompt empiric treatment with antiviral medications should be initiated for18:

  • Illness that requires hospitalization
  • Progressive, severe, or complicated illness
  • Patients at risk for severe disease including19,20
    • Children <2 years old
    • Adults ≥65 years old
    • Pregnant women
    • Persons with:
      • Chronic pulmonary, renal, hepatic, hematological, or metabolic disorders
      • Disorders that compromise respiratory function or the handling of respiratory secretions
      • Immunosuppression caused by medication or HIV
      • People <19 years old receiving long-term aspirin therapy 

Antiviral treatments

Approved treatments include Zanamivir, Oseltamivir, Amantadine, and Rimantadine. The CDC provides complete dosing guidance for each medication. Learn more


Get useful guidelines for managing patients with flu


Featured Products
Rapid immunoassay for the detection and differentiation of influenza A and influenza B Rapid immunoassay for the detection and differentiation of influenza A and influenza B.
View Product
  pixel