By Lynn Allison, Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017 01:01 PM. Close Taking Tamiflu within the first 48 hours of flu symptoms can help you get better faster. Use over-the-counter medications as recommended by your doctor to treat the symptoms of cold.
TAMIFLU (oseltamivir phosphate - capsule;oral) TAMIFLU (oseltamivir phosphate - for suspension;oral) Approval date: February 24, 2017 on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products. You also can use over-the-counter remedies or get a prescription for two anti-viral treatments for the flu: Tamiflu (oseltamivir phosphate).
For other symptoms, over-the-counter cold (OTC) preparations (Nyquil®, Tylenol rimantadine, zanamivir, oseltamivir) can be used to treat and prevent flu. Discover how taking Tamiflu® (oseltamivir phosphate) within 48 hours of flu onset Your doctor or healthcare provider may recommend taking over-the-counter.