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Thailand Orders H1N1 Antivirals For All Patients With Chronic Illnesses

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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Thailand's Public Health Ministry says it will give antivirals for the H1N1 flu virus as a general practice to 2.4 million people who have chronic diseases. The ministry decided on the tactic after learning most of the deaths from the virus occurred in people who had a chronic disease such as asthma, heart, diabetes or cancer. Under the plan, physicians are instructed to give Roche's Tamiflu (oseltamivir) to all patients seeking medical treatment and who have a chronic disease instead of waiting for lab tests. (Click here for more
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