Drug Interactions

In clinical studies, no drugs were shown to interact with oseltamivir (see Tamiflu Drug Interactions).

Oseltamivir: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

Prior to taking oseltamivir, you should tell your doctor if you have:
  • Liver disease or liver failure
  • Kidney disease or kidney failure
  • Heart disease
  • Liver disease
  • Allergies to any medicines.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
  • Pregnant or thinking about becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
In addition, tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Tamiflu Precautions and Warnings to learn more, including information on who should not take this drug.)

What If I Take an Overdose?

If you happen to overdose on oseltamivir, seek immediate medical attention.

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Oseltamivir should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children. The liquid form should be discarded 10 days after it is mixed by your pharmacist.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Oseltamivir?

If you do not take your oseltamivir as scheduled, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you forgot and take your next dose instead. Never take a double dose.
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