THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS: ANTIFLU DES ® is indicated for the treatment of avian influenza virus group A subtypes, including H3N2, H2N2 and H1N1 as it has specific antiviral activity, analgesic, antipyretic, decongestant and antihistamine.
Contraindications: ANTIFLU DES ® should not be given to elderly or persons with a history of psychiatric problems or seizures, patients with liver, kidney, and hypertension with uncontrolled hyperthyroidism, epilepsy, glaucoma, myasthenia gravis, prostatic hypertrophy, patients treatment with MAO inhibitors or cerebral arteriosclerosis.
In patients with malnutrition or chronic alcoholics should be administered with caution to be more susceptible to liver damage.
Restrictions on use during pregnancy and lactation: Do not be administered to pregnant women because the safety of using this drug in these circumstances has not been established.
There have been studies showing that the formula components are present in breast milk so it should not be given to women breast-feeding.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: Oral.
Adults and children over 12 years: 1 capsule every 8 hours.
For maximum therapeutic efficacy is recommended to start treatment within 48 hours after the start of symptoms.