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March 15, 2006

Old drug might become arsenal in bird flu fight

... A drug created in the 1970s to combat the seasonal flu, just might be the next weapon to fight the bird flu along with Tamiflu. Initial tests among the first avian bird flu victims in Southeast Asia suggested the virus was resistant to amantadine, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. But evidence is mounting that amantadine might be ...
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Posted by dymaxion at March 15, 2006 08:22 PM

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