Tamiflu Rush Expected Friday

Pharmacists are gearing up for an expected rush on Tamiflu this coming Friday as prescription only restrictions on the drug are eased for the coming NZ influenza season. Normally Tamiflu is only available on a doctor’s prescription except during the flu season. However, between the dates of 1 May and 30 September it can be…

Tamiflu Rush Expected Friday

Pharmacists are gearing up for an expected rush on Tamiflu this coming Friday as prescription only restrictions on the drug are eased for the coming NZ influenza season. Normally Tamiflu is only available on a doctor’s prescription except during the flu season. However, between the dates of 1 May and 30 September it can be…

NZ Students Tested For Swine Flu

A group of students from Rangitoto College returning from Mexico yesterday morning have tested positive for Influenza A. The students, who were on flight NZ1 from Los Angeles, are awaiting results of further tests to determine if they have contracted the Influenza A H1N1 subtype, also known as Swine Flu. “Health Minister Tony Ryall said:…

NZ Students Tested For Swine Flu

A group of students from Rangitoto College returning from Mexico yesterday morning have tested positive for Influenza A. The students, who were on flight NZ1 from Los Angeles, are awaiting results of further tests to determine if they have contracted the Influenza A H1N1 subtype, also known as Swine Flu. “Health Minister Tony Ryall said:…