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 Antiviral
Antiviral drugs are a class of medication used specifically for treating viral infections.[1] Like antibiotics for bacteria, specific antivirals are used for specific viruses. Unlike most antibiotics, antiviral drugs do not destroy their target pathogen; instead they inhibit their development. Antiviral drugs are one class of antimicrobials, a larger group which also includes antibiotic (also termed antibacterial), antifungal and antiparasitic drugs. They are relatively harmless to the host, ...
antibiotic for viral fever
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I am having severe body pain along with the pain at each of the joint of my body since past 2 days. I had a test for Thyroid, Blood sugar, Dengue. Reports are normal and Dengue is negative. Doctor prescribed painkiller along with antibiotics for throat infection and I am taking since past two days. I am basically a doctor and suspect this to be viral fever / Malaria. What medication would you suggest for my body pain and fever? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Thyroid.
Fri, Oct 18 '13, 1:11 AM
antibiotics for viral fever
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please provide name of antibiotic tablet for viral fever. bcause i have suffering from viral fever last 4 days. and occuring pain to all body joints. please provide suitable names of antibiotic tablets.so i can feel good. ...
Updated 1 year ago in Antibiotics.
Sat, Feb 01 '14, 4:24 PM
role of antibiotics in viral fever
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Role and mechanism of antibiotics in dengue ...
Updated 1 month ago in Antibiotics.
Wed, Jan 28 '15, 9:41 AM
Viral Fever
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now headache,coughing is going on our body ## Have you seen a doctor? Do you know what type of virus it is? Many of them are left to run their course, since they will usually end naturally, but sometimes antiviral medications are required or other medications that can treat the symptoms, such as the coughing. ...
Updated 3 years ago in Antiviral.
Mon, Apr 11 '11, 1:17 PM
Viral Fever PRE.
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Hello, My Family is suffering from Viral fever, only 2 members are not infected till now, can you please suggest any medicine so they can not suffer from this viral fever, Is there any anti-baytic medicine for others so the viral fever not infecated them. ## Best ways to prevent against viral infection ,,, save ur family memebers which are not infected till now,, You can do this simple job ,,, here it's ,,,If you have cold symptoms, be sure to wash your hands after using tissues when you cough or sneeze or wipe your nose. Wash your hands before you touch someone else or their things so you don't spread the virus (a sub-microscopic particle) to them. If the other person is not as careful as you and you are not in a position to educate them on hygiene, then watch them closely and ... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Allergies, Cough & Cold.
Sun, Jul 24 '11, 9:17 AM
Tablets For viral fever
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i have fever and suspecting that its viral fever. so plz suggest some antibiotics ## I got fever and body pains since one day ## Antibiotics are not effective against viruses, which is why they cannot be used to treat a cold or flu. Antibiotics are only effective against bacterial infections. Learn more virus details here. The best thing you can do for a virus, in most cases, is to let it run its course. However, if it gets problematic, then you should consult your doctor. Are there any other questions or comments? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Antibiotics.
Tue, Jul 24 '12, 4:15 PM
Drug Name For Viral Fever
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I have fever since three day but taken paracitamol then relife. It conutinue i have no antibiotics plese indicate for antibiotic. ## hi, i want to know about malaria. ## Vikas, antibiotics are not effective at treating viruses, they are only effective at treating bacterial infections. So, if you have a virus, an antibiotic will not help. Learn more antibiotic details here. And what did you want to know about malaria? Learn more Malaria details here. ## which antibiotic most comonly used for fever? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Antibiotics.
Fri, May 10 '13, 12:49 AM
symptom & drugs of viral fever
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Iam having headache,body pain,severe cold,cough,breathing difficulty,throat pain & intermittend fever .Is these are symbtoms of viral fever? What antibiotics can i use? I was told to take azithromicin 500.which drug should i take? ...
Updated 7 months ago in Allergies, Cough & Cold.
Wed, Aug 06 '14, 10:18 AM
Viral Fever And took Ceftas 200mg
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I have viral fever, and i took 2 doses of ceftas 200mg tablet, but later i found that it would be not any helpful so i did not take any further dose of ceftas 200mg .Now my fever has gone , but i could not eat or drink much anything, is it any kind of bad affects for not completing the antibiotic course? ## there are different types of bacterial infections possible. A viral fever doesnt mean you should take ceftas 200 only. Consult your doctor and he may suggest other antibiotic or tablets like zoxan 500mg , levom 500... consult the doctor ..Its not bad affects, you may chose the wrong antibiotics. you ll recover soon. have more fluids. ## Ceftas contains the active ingredient Cefixime and there is always a slight associated with using antibiotics inappropriately and/or not finishing a ... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Cefixime.
Fri, Dec 28 '12, 2:07 PM
antibiotic for fever..
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please provide name of antibiotic tablet for viral fever. bcause i have suffering from viral fever last 2 days. and occuring NO pain to all body joints ,,just feel restless .and can i take crosin with that?? please provide suitable names of antibiotic tablets.so i can feel good. ... ...
Updated 1 month ago.
Mon, Feb 09 '15, 3:52 AM
 Antitussive
The common cold (also known as nasopharyngitis, rhinopharyngitis, acute coryza, or a cold) is a viral infectious disease of the upper respiratory tract which affects primarily the nose. Symptoms include coughing, sore throat, runny nose, sneezing, and fever which usually resolve in seven to ten days, with some symptoms lasting up to three weeks. Well over 200 viruses are implicated in the cause of the common cold; the rhinoviruses are the most common. Upper respiratory tract infections are lo...
Viral Fever-more than 2 weeks already.
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I have viral fever more than 10 days. Blood tests are done in the hospital .all negative. i still have fever? ## how long did your fever take to recover? ## I'm English but live in India, I've had a cold, headache and fever and was in bed for five days. Now the cold has gone but I still have fever and feel dizzy. The pharmacist gave me ciprofloxin to take and initially I felt better but now after three days of antibiotics I still feel feverish, though my temperature is now 97.7?? Any ideas? Regards Sam ...
Updated 2 years ago in Antibiotics.
Fri, Sep 28 '12, 12:29 AM
 Mumps Skin Test Antigen
Mumps (epidemic parotitis) is a highly infectious, self-limited viral disease caused by the mumps virus. Fever, painful swelling of the parotid glands, muscle pain, headache and feeling tired are common initial symptoms. Up to 48 hours later, painful swelling of the salivary glands – classically the parotid gland – usually occurs and is the most typical presentation found in up to 95% of cases.[1] Painful testicular swelling which can cause sterility and rash may also occur. Sympt...
Ceftas 200 can it be used for viral fever
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Am having viral fever and want to know whether I can Ceftas 200 ## Ceftas contains Cefixime, which is an antibiotic and as such, no it is not effective against viruses. Learn more Ceftas details here. Viruses usually must be left to just run their course. Are there any other questions or comments? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Cefixime.
Mon, Jul 30 '12, 9:32 AM
Over use of antibiotic drug Ceftas 200
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My son nearly 16 yrs suffers from viral fever 2/3 times a year and the body temperature goes above 102 deg. C. Everytime my house physician prescribe tab. Ceftas 200 mg twice daily and also paracetamol 650 mg. I want to know whether taking ceftas 200 everytime will result in ineffectiveness of the antibiotic in the near future? In that case how the fever will be cured? How to increase body resistance or immunity? ...
Updated 18 days ago in Paracetamol.
Wed, Mar 11 '15, 5:17 AM
 Intron A Interferon Alfa-2b
Interferon alfa 2b is an antiviral drug originally discovered in the laboratory of Charles Weissmann at the University of Zurich, developed at Biogen, and ultimately marketed by Schering-Plough under the tradename Intron-A. It has been used for a wide range of indications, including viral infections and cancers. This drug is approved around the world for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C, chronic hepatitis B, hairy cell leukemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia, multiple myeloma, follicular l...
 Interferon Alfa-2b
Interferon alfa 2b is an antiviral drug originally discovered in the laboratory of Charles Weissmann at the University of Zurich, developed at Biogen, and ultimately marketed by Schering-Plough under the tradename Intron-A. It has been used for a wide range of indications, including viral infections and cancers. This drug is approved around the world for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C, chronic hepatitis B, hairy cell leukemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia, multiple myeloma, follicular l...
 Ziagen Abacavir
Abacavir (ABC) i/.bæk..vr/ is an antiretroviral used to treat HIV/AIDS. It is of the nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI) type. Viral strains that are resistant to zidovudine (AZT) or lamivudine (3TC) are generally sensitive to abacavir (ABC), whereas some strains that are resistant to AZT and 3TC are not as sensitive to abacavir. It is well tolerated: the main side effect is hypersensitivity, which can be severe, and in rare cases, fatal. Genetic testing can indicate...
 Abacavir
Abacavir (ABC) i/.bæk..vr/ is an antiretroviral used to treat HIV/AIDS. It is of the nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI) type. Viral strains that are resistant to zidovudine (AZT) or lamivudine (3TC) are generally sensitive to abacavir (ABC), whereas some strains that are resistant to AZT and 3TC are not as sensitive to abacavir. It is well tolerated: the main side effect is hypersensitivity, which can be severe, and in rare cases, fatal. Genetic testing can indicate...


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