This UKHSA guidance has been approved for use in Scotland. The guidance should be used in conjunction with this PHS addendum.

The UKHSA guidance on use of antiviral agents for the treatment and prophylaxis of influenza covers:

  • definitions
  • treatment of suspected or confirmed influenza
  • post-exposure prophylaxis supply of zanamivir acqueous solution
  • use of anti-virals in pregnancy, breastfeeding, hepatic or renal dysfunction​

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Last updated: 07 October 2022
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