Aug 31, 2015 · Psychiatric Symptoms in a Patient with Influenza A (H1N1) Treated with Oseltamivir (Tamiflu): A Case Report Psychiatric side effects were more common in infants and children aged 16 years or younger than in adults which suggested drug-induced psychosis. Fourth, because the patient was unaware of the side effects of oseltamivir and the Cited by: 5.
Tamiflu causes delusions, hallucinations, suicide and psychosis. With potentially such serious adverse side effects, it should have an FDA warning but it does not. The advertisement for Tamiflu says people with the flu, particularly adolescents and children, may be at risk for seizures, confusion or abnormal behavior when they first get sick.
Adults and Adolescents (13 years of age and older) The recommended oral dosage of Tamiflu for treatment of influenza in adults and adolescents 13 years and older is 75 mg twice daily (one 75 mg capsule or 12.5 mL of oral suspension twice daily) for 5 days. 6/10.
Nov 11, 2010 · Oseltamivir gained great attention after the onset of the 2009 pandemic due to the influenza A (H1N1) virus. 2 The drug has significant antiviral, biochemical, and clinical effects in human influenza virus infections. Oseltamivir is a prodrug of oseltamivir carboxylate, a potent and selective inhibitor of neuraminidase.Cited by: 10.
(hallucination, Korsakov psychosis, delusion-type schizophrenia, psychosis NOS, attempted suicide) was significantly higher in the Tamiflu treated group (5 in 986) than in the placebo group (0 in 973). Peto odds ratio of the proportion during the period on treatment was 7.32 (1.27, 42.34; p=0.0262, number needed to harm (NNH) = 197).