Baloxavir Marboxil for Uncomplicated Influenza in Adults and Adolescents.
What is influenza?
Viral infection also termed “flu” to describe respiratory or GI illness, it is a contagious that infects the nose, throat, sometimes lungs. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent flu is by getting vaccinated.
Signs and Symptoms
muscle aches/body aches
runny or stuffy nose
somestime diarrhea and vomitting
Lasts weeks 1 week or more
How does one gets the flu?
Spreads by tiny droplets, when people infected cough, sneeze or talk
Less likely, but touching surface or objects that flu virus on it and touching own mouth.
How to diagnose flu?
Difficult to distinguish from other viral or bacterial URI