U.S. utilization patterns of influenza antiviral medications during the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic.

U.S. utilization patterns of influenza antiviral medications during the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic.
May 11, 2020 0 Comments

BACKGROUNDThe 2009 H1N1 influenzapandemic in the United States occurred from April 2009 to April 2010. The 2009 H1N1 influenza virus was prone to neuraminidase inhibitors (oseltamivir and zanamivir). OBJECTIVETo characterize the 2009 H1N1 influenzapandemic in the United States from April 2009 to April 2010 utilizing weekly influenza antiviral prescription utilization information and the CDC’s weekly reviews of the quantity of visits for influenza-like-illnesses by …