Oseltamivir - Treatment

Duration

5 Days for all ages.

Adults & Children Over 13 Years of Age

30mg po twice daily

30 mg po daily

Single 75mg dose for the duration of illness

Low-Flux HD
30mg after each dialysis session

High-Flux HD
75mg after each dialysis session

CAPD Dialysis
30mg once weekly

CRRT High-Flux Dialysis
30mg daily OR 75mg every second day

Infants & Children 1-13 Years of Age

75 mg po BID

Infants Less Than 12 Months of Age

Antivirals are not authorized in Canada for routine treatment of ILI in infants less than 12 months of age. Use is considered on a case-by-case basis.