Flu anti-virals

Be prepared with standby Tamiflu (oseltamivir) for the treatment and prevention of flu.

Read medical information and answer medical questions to buy treatment online.

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Tamiflu

Tamiflu 75mg capsules (oseltamivir)

1-2 courses from £23.30

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Prices

Flu anti-viralQuantityCost
Tamiflu 75mg capsules10 capsules£23.30
Tamiflu 75mg capsules20 capsules (2 courses of treatment)£44.00

Dr Fox charges a small prescription fee per order.

If you have your own private paper prescription please post to our pharmacy (details).

Tamiflu 75mg is prescription only medicine. You are required to answer medical questions before completing an order. A doctor will review your information and issue a prescription online to our pharmacy.

Prescription fees

Dr Fox supplies medicine on prescription and charges a small prescription fee based on the order value of each prescription.

Prescriptions are issued by our doctors online and sent electronically to our pharmacy.

If you have your own private or NHS paper prescription please post to our pharmacy (details).

Dr Fox prices are 25%–50% lower than other UK online clinics.

Order valuePrescription fee
up to £10£1.00
up to £20£3.00
up to £50£5.00
up to £100£8.00
over £100£10.00

Delivery charges

  • UK delivery charge is £2.90 per consultation via Royal Mail 24 Signed For (1-4 working days).
  • Standard international delivery £5.90 flat rate via Royal Mail Airsure (2-4 working days).
  • Express international delivery £32.00 flat rate via DHL Express (2-8 days depending on destination, with tracking in transit). Remote areas are subject to a surcharge.

Medical information

Tamiflu prescription

This service is for people who for any reason need to have a flu treatment in reserve at home or for travel when it is not available to them on the NHS.

People who already have symptoms of flu should contact their regular doctor. To find out more about flu visit the NHS information site.

Tamiflu anti-viral is prescription only medicine – our doctors will issue the prescription online direct to our pharmacy.

Tamiflu (oseltamivir) uses

  • Tamiflu is used to treat flu infection.
  • Tamiflu can also be taken to prevent flu developing after exposure to flu infection.

Effectiveness

Tamiflu (oseltamivir) treatment:

  • Reduces symptoms of flu
  • Reduces the length of symptoms
  • Reduces the incidence of serious complication such as pneumonia

Taking Tamiflu after exposure to flu infection reduces the risk of catching flu but does not guarantee against catching flu. Post exposure Tamiflu is best started within 48 hrs of exposure.

A flu patient is infectious from the start of their symptoms and for about a week after the start of symptoms.

Dosage

  • For treatment of flu Tamiflu is taken twice daily for 5 days.
  • To reduce risk of catching flu Tamiflu is taken daily for 10 days.
  • Tamiflu is best taken with food.

Side effects

There may be no side effects. The most common side effects of Tamiflu are nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach-ache and headache. For a full list of side effects and detailed information see the patient information leaflet supplied with Tamiflu.

Seeking help

People in the groups listed below are at higher risk of developing complications from flu infection and should seek medical advice if they develop flu symptoms:

  • chronic (long-term) lung disease, including people who have had drug treatment for their asthma within the past three years
  • chronic heart disease
  • chronic kidney disease
  • chronic liver disease
  • chronic neurological disease (neurological disorders include motor neurone disease, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis)
  • suppressed immune systems (whether caused by disease or treatment)
  • diabetes
  • pregnant women
  • people aged 65 or older
  • young children under five

Flu vaccine

It is best not to take Tamiflu for 10 days after flu vaccination unless otherwise advised to do so by a doctor. Tamiflu can be used to treat flu and reduce the risk of catching flu in people who have already had the flu vaccine.

Alternative treatments

There is an inhaled antiviral medication that may be prescribed by GPs. This is mainly used to treat flu in pregnant women and people with severe kidney disease.

Although Tamiflu (oseltamivir) will reduce the symptoms of flu infection and can help prevent catching flu after exposure most healthy adults recover fully from flu without the need for antiviral medication.

Buy treatment

Dr Fox supplies Tamiflu 75mg on prescription – you are required to answer a short medical questionnaire before your order can be completed.

  1. Medical questions
  2. Choose treatment
  3. Complete order

Answer medical questions to order(flu treatment and prevention)

Have you read the medical information on flu and antiviral treatment?

Flu and tamiflu medical information.

Are you seeking treatment for current flu symptoms?

Are you pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feed whilst taking tamiflu?

Have you been diagnosed with any of the following?

  • Chronic (long-term) lung disease, including people who have had drug treatment for their asthma within the past three years
  • Chronic heart disease
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Chronic neurological disease (neurological disorders include motor neurone disease, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis)
  • Suppressed immune systems (whether caused by disease or treatment)
  • Diabetes

Are you over 65?

Are you aware Tamiflu is taken twice daily for 5 days to treat flu and once daily for 10 days to prevent flu?

Are you aware worsening flu symptoms or symptoms not improving after a few days require medical attention?

Do all the following apply to you?

  • I am over 18
  • I will read the information leaflet supplied with the medication
  • The medication is for my own use
  • I agree to the terms and conditions

The order process

Answer short medical questionnaire

Choose treatment, register, and pay

Doctor issues prescription online

Medicine posted direct from pharmacy


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