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Mar 26, 2010

Mar 26, 2010

Researchers report peramivir-resistant H1N1 case

(CIDRAP News) – Researchers today sounded two warnings for clinicians who manage pandemic H1N1 patients: that even a short course of oseltamivir (Tamiflu) can lead to antiviral resistance and that patients can develop resistance to peramivir, an alternative to oseltamivir in emergency situations.

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