PHE guidance on use of antiviral agents for the treatment and prophylaxis of seasonal influenza

Publication Date: 08 October 2019

This guidance has been approved for use in Scotland by the Scottish Health Protection Network Guidance Group (SHPN-GG). The guidance should be used in conjunction with the SHPN addendum.

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

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


Resource information

Publisher:
Public Health England
Publication type:
Guideline and Guidance